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School Secretary - Term Time

Trottiscliffe CEP School, West Malling

  • Ref:KCC886-3082-76S
  • Posted:25/11/2022
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:January 2023
  • App Close Date:09/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Are you Superman/Wonder Woman? Are you calm, patient, friendly, efficient and organised?

Trottiscliffe CE Primary School needs a new School Secretary, with excellent interpersonal skills and  strong IT knowledge. And either a good knowledge of school administration already, or a willingness to learn.


Hours: 8:30am – 4:30pm, term-time, with 1 hour for lunch. 39 weeks per year (term-time)

Salary: KR5

Start date: January 2023 or sooner if possible.

We have delightful children and highly committed staff with a love for our small, family school with a big heart. The role of School Secretary is central to the smooth running of the school; a good secretary is a highly valued and essential member of our team.

We are a small school, tucked away in a beautiful village, although accessible by main roads, with a strong Anglican ethos based on key values such as respect and compassion.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Trottiscliffe CE Primary School is committed to the safeguarding and protection of children and so the appointment will be subject to all safeguarding checks and references.


Closing date for applications:   Friday 9th December at midday

Interviews:                            tbc 

Information about the school

Set in a quiet lane near the centre of the village, Trottiscliffe CE Primary School is at the heart of the church and village communities. Our small village school with its strong Christian ethos based on our key values of wisdom, respect, hope and community, enjoys its beautiful rural location whilst being situated less than five minutes from the A20 and M20.

Our school is an exciting place to be, constantly improving as reflected in our Good judgement from Ofsted in September 2022, and our Outstanding judgement from our Church Schools Inspection in 2018.

We are blessed with enthusiastic, highly motivated pupils, supportive and engaged parents, and passionate, dedicated staff, all of whom are good team players.

If you like the sound of all that our school can offer, then we look forward to receiving your application.

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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.