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Admin Lead - Term Time

Tunstall CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3337-89S
  • Posted:21/03/2023
  • Pay:KR 4 -5
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:11/04/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:20th April 2023


Do you love to organise, work methodically and have experience leading on administrative tasks?

Are you a positive, solution-focussed practitioner?

Do you want to make a difference for our children here at Tunstall Church of England Primary School?

Our current Admin Lead has been successfully appointed to the role of Family Liaison Officer and we are seeking to appoint a smiley, positive, efficient school administration lead, to ‘take up the reins’ as ‘front of house’.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Administrator, who has experience in a similar role and ideally be familiar with working in an educational environment to join our ‘Team Tunstall’ as soon as possible. Candidates must be used to working in a busy office, be highly organised, adaptable and a real team player. Good communication, keyboard and customer service skills are required – as is the ability to work under pressure and still maintain a sense of humour!

Ideally, you will have experience using educational software such as Arbor or be an IT proficient professional with a willingness to undertake training. You will work in partnership with the Headteacher’ s PA, the FLO and the Business managers having key emphasis on front of house, administration and communication within and your role. You will need to have the ability to prioritise your workload as well as working as part of the office teams and be able to achieve the highest standards of customer service and parental engagement.

Any offer of employment for this post will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

You will join a team who are supportive, successful and committed to setting very high standards. If you share these values and wish to work in a distinctly Christian, Church School setting, we would welcome your application.

Hours would be 8.15am to 4pm Monday to Friday term time only

Please contact the school office if you would lie a tour of the school or would like to ask any further questions relating to the role. office@tunstall.kent.sch.uk


Information about the school

Our Vision

‘We believe that God’s abundance is for everyone, nurturing a servant heart for the local community of Tunstall and beyond. Learning opportunities are broad, inclusive and inspiring where creativity is nurtured and harnessed at every opportunity through our unique, Discovery Curriculum. Children and staff are safe, secure and empowered to be risk takers. We are a culturally diverse school who value each other's uniqueness with dignity and respect. We think deeply, love abundantly and serve graciously for the Glory of God and thus uphold our biblical underpinning of John10:10 being: ‘A place where everyone can flourish’.

A warm welcome to Tunstall Church of England Primary School and thank you for considering our amazing school for your career progression. Tunstall Church of England Primary School is an extremely popular and oversubscribed church school on the outskirts of Sittingbourne, Kent.

We are blessed with a spacious, stunning, purpose-built, modern premises and hope to be recognised by all who cross our boundary as a dedicated, outstanding school, which develops aspirations within pupils, an enthusiasm for learning and has delivered excellent academic results over many years.

Our pupils’ achievements are exemplary. From music to maths, science to serving community lunch to local residents, we support our children to be the best they can possibly be. This has been recognised by Ofsted who deemed us to be an ‘outstanding’ school in all areas. Our pupils’ attendance is excellent and this helps them to fully engage with our broad, exciting ‘Discovery Curriculum’.

Outdoor learning, active learning and the broadest offer possible of a wider curriculum, ensures all children can pursue the skills and knowledge necessary to follow their dreams. Our dedicated staff, extensive grounds and superb resources equip us well to provide our children with the best possible learning opportunities. We value our bond with Tunstall Church very highly and promote our distinctively Christian Vision, Ethos and Values in everything that we do.

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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 Education.