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Admin Assistant - Full-time

St Barnabas' CEP School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-3320-73S
  • Posted:27/06/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4 (£19,389 – £20,493 pro rata)
  • Start Date:1st September
  • App Close Date:14/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced administrator to provide a first-class front of house service in our busy school.

You will need:

  • To have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • To work effectively both as an individual and as part of a team
  • Excellent ICT skills including experience of SIMS (training can be given for an exceptional candidate)
  • The ability to cope under pressure and to prioritise in order to meet deadlines

The successful applicant will be passionate about supporting children and the community, a team player, have experience of and be proficient in the use of MS office, be flexible and willing to learn. Experience of using SIMS/FMS/Arbor is desirable, but not essential. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a check carried out by the Criminal Records Bureau. Confirmation of personal identity will also be required.

Visits to the school are welcomed, please contact the school office to arrange. 

Information about the school

Each child is uniquely created and loved by God.

St Barnabas’ Primary School, Tunbridge Wells, is a Voluntary Aided Church School, with our ethos and values reflected in strong Christian tradition.

As a smaller school we have the privilege of knowing every child really well, from our youngest to the oldest pupil. We greatly value all members of our school community and place our partnership and relationships with families, community and church at the top of our priority list!

In October 2018 Ofsted found that our school continued to be a good school.

" Parents have shared that' It feels like a family and has a real sense of community.'"

"'The school is getting better and better'."

In June 2015 our Diocesan Inspection graded St Barnabas’ CE Primary School as a Good church school with OUTSTANDING leadership.

These are exciting times for our school; our doors are always open and you are very welcome to visit us and to see for yourself just what it is that makes St Barnabas’ School so very special.

Our Victorian building provides space for 7 class groups, library and intervention space, resource storage, ICT suite, and outdoor space. We are currently creating an outdoor reading shed to enable our children to read at any time.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01892 542890


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).