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Office Manager - Full-time

Lyminge Church of England Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-3154-70S
  • Posted:29/09/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 7
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:14/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:21st October 2022


An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join our wonderful school community. We are looking for a highly efficient and organised Office Manager to lead the Administration Team and take responsibility for the School’s Financial Systems.

We can offer a friendly and supportive staff team, wonderful children and a calm, welcoming environment.

You will be the public face of the school for parents and visitors and support the school staff in a wide variety of tasks. It is true to say that no two days will be the same! We are looking for someone with an eye for detail and the ability to see the bigger picture.

We see this position as vital in providing the best possible school experience for our pupils and their families and ensuring the smooth running of our school.

This position is full time and permanent (37 hours). Being a school this means Term Time Only, 5 Inset days, plus an additional working week in the holidays which makes 40 working weeks per year in total. Your annual leave entitlement is in line with KCC terms and conditions. These hours would be Monday to Friday and office hours are typically between 8am to 4:45pm.

 Visits to the school are welcomed and we look forward to meeting you. If you would like to arrange a visit to the school, please contact the School Office on 01303 862367 or email Matt Day (Headteacher) at headteacher@lyminge.kent.sch.uk

The deadline for applications is noon on Friday 14th October 2022.

We are planning on holding interviews on Friday 21st October 2022

Information about the school

Lyminge Church of England Primary School is a vibrant school, at the heart of its community, and with close links with our church. Our 200 children are happy, enthusiastic, and keen to learn and take part in everything. Our school is set in a beautiful village location, and our site has been developed creatively to provide wonderful outdoor learning opportunities. We have a talented and happy staff who all work positively together, we are very lucky to have the support of committed governors and wonderfully supportive parents.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Matt Day
  • Address:Church Road, Lyminge, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 8JA
  • Telephone: (01303) 862367
  • Email: mday@lyminge.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01303) 862688


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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.