Apprentice Administration Assistant
APPRENTICE ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT - MAYPLACE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Post Title: Apprentice Administration Assistant
School: Mayplace Primary School
Location: Woodside Road, Bexleyheath, DA7 6EQ
Contract Type: Full Time / Term Time
Contract Term: Fixed Term, 1 Year
Hours/Percentage of Week: 37 Hours per week
Weeks per year: 39 Weeks per year/Term Time
Grade: Apprentice Rate
Post Start Date: September 2021
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 9th July 2021, 12 noon
Interview Date: 13th - 20th July 2021
Mayplace Primary is a fantastic school with amazing pupils; it is a large 2/3 form entry school.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Apprentice Administration Assistant to join our dynamic team who provide a strong level of administrative support to Staff and Parents. This position requires the successful candidate to have the capacity to have excellent, all round, administrative skills including attention to detail and forward planning. Being able to manage many different tasks while retaining complete confidentiality and discretion is essential.
The school is part of the Primary First Trust, a primary only family of schools which currently consists of eleven primary schools in Medway, Kent and Bexley. This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence.
We are ideally seeking someone who has:
- Good interpersonal skills.
- Good standard of ICT skills.
- Ability to gradually work with minimal supervision and to act on own initiative.
- Ability to cope with conflicting demands, deadlines and interruptions.
- Empathy with children and young people.
- Willingness to be flexible.
- Ability to work as part of a team.
- A polite and helpful manner.
We can offer:
- A commitment to your professional development and future career through superb CPD. opportunities in the school and across the Trust.
- A positive working environment with strong focus on staff and pupil wellbeing.
- A positive school community that will support you to be successful in your role.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS check and other employment checks. The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.
For further information about the school please visit the school website: www.mayplace.bexley.sch.uk
Closing Date for applications: Friday 9th July 12 noon
Interview and Selection process: Between 13th and 20th July
For further details please email: email@example.com
The school is part of the Primary First Trust, a primary only family of schools that has already demonstrated a commitment to improving standards and also working with effective professionals on career development both within their individual schools and the wider Trust.
To apply for this vacancy please complete the attached application form, available to download from the downloads section below, paying particular attention to Section 4 of the form, to indicate how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Person Specification. You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. CV’s will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 noon, Friday 9th July. Alternatively, you can post your completed application form to Mrs R Flaherty at Mayplace Primary School, Woodside Road, Bexleyheath, DA7 6EQ.
Mayplace Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check and other employment checks. Mayplace Primary School is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery. References will be requested for those shortlisted ONLY and prior to interview.
The Primary First Trust and Mayplace Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Primary First Trust operates an equal opportunities policy.