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Administration Assistant - Part-time

Chartham Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2259-251S
  • Posted:29/07/2022
  • Pay:KR3 £19,293
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:05/09/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Here at Chartham Primary School, we are looking for a dynamic committed individual to take on the exciting role as Administration Assistant. This role includes a broad range of responsibilities that will require enthusiasm and resilience. Having a bubblyenthusiastic and positive ‘can-do’ approach are all essential too.

You will be the first point of contact for the school and will be a key part of the admin team led by the School Business Manager. Here at Chartham we have a very busy school office and you will need the ability to cope with conflicting demands, deadlines and interruptions. This post requires adaptability, flexibility and an empathetic approach, as daily life in school can be fast-paced with frequent changes.

The post will be 32.5 hours a week, term time only, plus one additional week at Kent Range 3, £19,293 pro-rata - this equates to an actual salary of £15,103.

If you would like further information, or would like to come and visit our wonderful school, please contact the school office.

Application will close on 5th September 2022, interviews TBC. 

Information about the school

Chartham Primary is situated in a rural setting in the large village of Chartham. The school moved to two-form entry permanently in September 2020 and has a roll of approximately 375.

We have extensive playing fields, plenty of space for outdoor learning and multiple Forest School areas. We also have a school radio station.

We pride ourselves in providing an enriched curriculum for our pupils in a fully inclusive environment. Our staff team are committed to providing the best possible education for each child and working in partnership with parents. We are proud to hold the IQM award for Inclusion and had a very successful Ofsted inspection in October 2019.

Chartham Primary School and St Stephen's Infant School have shared Executive Leadership arrangements with the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Finance Officer and HR Officer working across the two schools. Building on this relationship, we converted to a Multi-Academy Trust, Inspira, on the 1st April 2021. The successful candidate will be employed by Inspira Academy Trust on the terms and conditions set out here. Inspira Academy Trust is committed to paying all its staff on national and local terms and conditions of service.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:HR
  • Address:Shalmsford Street, Canterbury, Kent , CT4 7QN
  • Telephone: 01227 738225
  • Email: hr@inspiraacademy.co.uk


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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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.