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HR Administration Officer - Term Time

St Simon Stock Catholic School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5432-56S
  • Posted:29/09/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 6 [£21,801 - £23,262 (pro rata)]
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:09/10/2022 at 23:00
  • Interviews:Week of 10th of October, 2022


We wish to appoint an outstanding and experienced HR Administration Officer for our school. The role starts in November, 2022.

As an HR Administration Officer you will be expected to provide an efficient administrative service to our HR Hub that is seeking to appoint an experienced and dependable colleague who is able to respond to a wide range of responsibilities. You will need excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and flexibility in a pressurised environment whilst managing priorities effectively.

We are looking for a highly effective colleague who works hard and has high standards. You will be able to remain calm and professional and be able to respond appropriately and promptly.

The role will require a commitment to ensure high levels of confidentiality with excellent communication and organisational skills. Previous experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage, although not essential for an outstanding candidate.

Benefits of working at St Simon Stock:

Well  behaved students who are keen to learn

A supportive and caring working environment for staff and students

Dedicated and bespoke CPD time for all staff

Our Offer: We create an environment where our staff can thrive and enjoy the work that they do which enables our young people to flourish, gain confidence, achieve and be happy. We have a reputation for being a very caring environment and we have a great record for investing in staff training and development.

If you wish to visit the school before applying or require any support with your application, please contact HR@ssscs.co.uk.

Information about the school

St Simon Stock Catholic School is a Catholic secondary school located in Maidstone, Kent and part of the Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership (KCSP). This multi-academy trust (MAT), established by the Archdiocese of Southwark for Catholic education across Kent, currently comprises of 24 academies (19 primary and 5 secondary schools).

St Simon Stock is an over-subscribed, co-educational, high achieving school with a long tradition of academic success. We have over 1100 students on roll, including over 200 in Sixth Form and a staff of almost 100.

We value all our students equally and welcome the wide variety of cultures and experiences they bring to our school.

By modelling exemplary behaviour towards each other, carrying out service to others in school, at home and in the wider community, students develop a strong work ethic and sense of personal achievement helping them to take their place in the wider world.

We are rated by Ofsted as a Good Provider and in our last denominational inspection we were graded as Outstanding.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Susan Smith - HR Hub
  • Address:Oakwood Park, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0JP
  • Telephone: 01622 754551
  • Email: hr@ssscs.co.uk

Fax: (01622) 691439


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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.