Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Headteacher's PA - Full-time

Highsted Grammar School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4080-407S
  • Posted:16/11/2022
  • Pay:Highsted Academy Trust pay band 11
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:29/11/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


Headteacher’s PA


37 hours a week, full time all year round (8am start).


(Highsted Academy Trust pay band 11: £40,607 - £46,501)


Friendly, flexible and enthusiastic Headteacher’s Personal Assistant required to work at this outstanding girls’ grammar school.  Responsible for ensuring that the Headteacher is fully supported in all aspects of their work including confidential matters.  The successful candidate will also line-manage the school office and co-ordinate effective systems / procedures.  Advising on compliance with legislation and DFE guidance.


Application forms containing contact details of two referees, including email addresses and covering letter explaining why you feel you would be suited to this post.


  Please contact Linda Sayers at the school or visit the website to download further information and an application form: www.highsted.kent.sch.uk

(Closing date noon 29 November 2022)


 Highsted Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Highsted Grammar School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Please note Highsted Grammar School operates a no smoking policy.

Information about the school

Highsted Grammar School (894 on roll, 179 in Sixth Form) is a high-performing girls school, where pastoral care and enrichment feature as highly as academic success. As one of just two Kent secondary schools recently featured in Her Majesty's Chief Inspectors list of outstanding schools, we are proud to play a leading role in the education of young people in our area. Highsted Grammar School provides an outstanding standard of education and care for its pupils. Learners feel extremely safe ... their teachers know them well and give them excellent guidance and support. Ofsted 2009

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 429375

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.