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Administrative Assistant - Part-time

Downsview Community Primary School, Swanley

  • Ref:KCC886-3896-112S
  • Posted:13/09/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:28/09/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBC


About this Role

At Downsview Community Primary School, we are seeking to appoint an Administrative Assistant to join our friendly and welcoming team

The vacancy for 15 hours per week on Monday & Friday between 8:00 am until 4:00 pm. The position is term time only (38 weeks).

Salary: KR3 £7,235 (£19,293 FTE)

We are looking to appoint someone who:

  • works well with others and who can bring a positive outlook to this forward facing role;
  • has previous experience of working within a school or customer service environment;
  • can demonstrate excellent organisational skills, typing skills, knowledge of relevant computer software;
  • has a good level of education with a strong understanding of English and Maths.

A First Aid qualification, or a willingness to complete first aid training would be desirable.

At Downsview, we can offer you:

  • friendly, supportive and hardworking colleagues;
  • friendly children with a real desire to learn;
  • a supportive working environment which encourages risk taking and innovative thinking;
  • excellent opportunities for professional development;
  • supportive Governors and a forward thinking Leadership Team.

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please call 01322 662 594 for further information, or to arrange a visit.

Please note that should a suitable applicant be found, this advert may close earlier than the published date.

Information about the school

Downsview Community Primary School is an open, inclusive and welcoming school set in a semi-rural location in Swanley. We are a one form entry school with classes from Reception to Year 6. We are fortunate to be set in extensive grounds with lots of opportunities for outdoor learning and recreation.

We aim to provide the pupils in our care with learning, experiences and memories that will last a lifetime. Pupil and staff well-being is an ever-present priority for us. All children are given the support and care that they need to be successful, and all staff are encouraged to develop their roles through professional development opportunities.

All that we do is underpinned by our Downsview Values of Respect, Integrity, Kindness, Inclusion, Aspiration and Resilience. These values equip our pupils with the skills, knowledge and mindset needed to be successful in an ever-changing world.

We are an outward looking school that seeks to have a positive impact on our local community through building positive relationships with parents, carers and the local community. We aspire to support all members of the school community in order to create a positive environment in which our pupils can flourish.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 667468


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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.