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Senior Administration Officer - Maternity

Halling Primary School, Rochester

  • Ref:KCC887-2211-67S
  • Posted:18/05/2022
  • Pay:KR6 £20,997 - £22,918 (pro rata £18,059 - £19,976)
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:06/06/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W.C 6th June 2022


A maternity cover opportunity has arisen for someone to join the busy school office at Halling Primary School as a Senior Administration Officer, working 37 hours per week, Monday -Friday, term-time plus 5 days. We have a friendly and supportive staff who work hard in lovely surroundings to ensure the children attending our school receive the very best from us.

Previous experience of working in a school office is essential.

If you have a good eye for detail, are organised, hard-working, flexible, capable of juggling many tasks and prioritising an ever-changing workload, please have a look at the job description and get in touch.

If you would like further information about the role, please contact Jodie Simpson, our Senior Finance Officer, on simpj001@halling.medway.sch.uk to arrange a convenient time for a chat.

Information about the school can be found by visiting our website www.halling.medway.sch.uk 

The school reserves the right to close the date for applications if a suitable candidate is selected for appointment. Early applications are therefore encouraged.


Information about the school

Halling Primary School, which is part of the Alethia Academies Trust, is located in the attractive village of Halling, situated beside the River Medway between Snodland and Cuxton. There are good transport links with easy access to the M2 and the M20, as well as the recently opened bridge across to Wouldham and Burham.

We currently have 331 pupils on roll and have recently expanded to two form entry. Halling Primary School is a popular community school with strong local links and a place at the heart of a thriving village. We have a child-centred ethos and a curriculum that supports learning for life. The school has an outstanding outdoor environment featuring our own Forest School area, pond, wildlife area, outdoor classroom and an all-weather sports area. Outdoor learning is a key feature of our curriculum.

Halling Primary School has a good OFSTED rating with outstanding behaviour and safeguarding and an outstanding Early Years Foundation Stage. Our staff are committed, friendly and reflective, always striving to achieve the very best outcomes for all of our children. All that we do is underpinned by our core values: compassion; integrity; thankfulness; respect and resilience. These values enable all our pupils to gain the skills, knowledge, attributes and mindset needed to succeed in an ever-changing society.

For more information, please visit: https://www.halling.medway.sch.uk/ or if you would like to see our wonderful school in action, please do not hesitate to contact the school office to arrange a tour/ discussion with the Head Teacher.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Jodie Simpson
  • Address:Howlesmere Close, Halling, Rochester, Kent, ME2 1ER
  • Telephone: 01634 240258
  • Email: finance@halling.medway.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).