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Administrative Officer - Term Time

Sandwich Junior School, Sandwich

  • Ref:KCC886-2627-98S
  • Posted:10/05/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:20/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:27th June 2023


Administrative Officer required for Septmeber 2023 (possibly sooner) 

22.5 Hours per week, term time only Monday - Friday (8:30 - 13:00)

KR4 £21,389 - £22,493 (pro rata to £11,286.84 - £11,869.44 pro rate) 

Why not join our team at Sandwich Junior School – an outstanding school.

We are seeking to appoint a friendly, professional, well educated, highly organised, efficient and reliable person to the key role of Administrative Officer. Candidates must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with both adults and children, be able to multi task, have the ability to keep calm under pressure and to meet deadlines. They will also have discretion and a sense of humour. Previous experience of working in a school office would be an advantage, but not essential; you will however need excellent IT skills, be well organised and able to prioritise a varying workload.


Sandwich Junior is an Outstanding school and we can offer you a friendly and supportive team. We can also offer you training to support you in your role and ongoing CPD.


Sandwich Junior School is committed to ‘safeguarding and promoting the well-being of children’. The appointment is subject to the receipt of appropriate references, a satisfactory enhanced DBS and check against the ISA barred list for children. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Information about the school

Sandwich Junior is a two form entry school. We currently have 225 pupils on roll. We are fortunate to have extensive grounds, which include two large playgrounds, a gardening area, outdoor music equipment, an Orchard and a full size Labyrinth to aid mindfulness and reflection. The school has a strong set of Core Values which underpin everything we do. Our location in the centre of Sandwich, Kent means we serve families from the town and the wider area. We received an Outstanding grading in our most recent Ofsted inspection (May 2022). We have a friendly, dedicated staff who work seamlessly together as a team, ensuring every child reaches their own personal excellence through a focus on quality first teaching and pastoral support. As a team we are dedicated to providing every child, family and staff member with rich opportunities as we encourage them to develop their own personal excellence be that academic, sporting or artistic.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 614755


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.