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School Office Manager - Full-time

The Wells Free School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2025-108S
  • Posted:26/09/2022
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:13/10/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:18th October 2022

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Looking for a school where wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do?

Interested in becoming part of a strong team and helping to shape our future?

The Wells Free School is looking for a School Office Manager to join our unique school. 

We are looking for the best possible candidates who will:

  • Share our vision
  • Complement our amazing team
  • Be committed to supporting the senior leadership team on our journey of continuing school improvement
  • Support our school ethos and values and contribute to them through their own strengths, interests and talents
  • Can be flexible and willing to adapt to the changing demands of primary education in a one-form entry primary school
  • Have determination and commitment to ensure that children have the very best experience in facilities that are modern and adaptable

We are a school that believes in investing in our staff and would ensure that you receive quality support and on-going CPD opportunities wherever you are in your career path.

The post is full-time for 41 weeks per year; 37.5 hours per week and is graded at Kent Range 5.

We would very much like to hear from you so please contact us and speak to the Headteacher to discuss this opportunity further.

Email address: headteacher@thewellsfreeschool.co.uk. We look forward to hearing from you.

Information about the school

The Wells Free School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) along with other relevant employment checks.

The Wells Free School opened in September 2013 with just years R, 1 and 2. We have expanded each year and, in September 2016, we moved into our brand-new school building. We now have 203 pupils divided into 7 classes and will be expanding up to our full roll of 210 in the next 12 months.

With a strong focus on child-led learning and a commitment to outdoor learning experiences, the school aims to promote excellence and wellbeing, ensuring that our pupils have a real understanding of their community, both locally and globally. The school was rated good by OFSTED in June 2019.

Please note, that as a Free School we operate different school hours and some term times, details of which can be found on the school website.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kate Le Page
  • Address:The Wells Free School, King Charles Square, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8FA
  • Telephone: 01892 739075
  • Email: sbm@thewellsfreeschool.co.uk

Documents

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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.