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Administrator - Term Time

Kennington CE Academy, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2052-111S
  • Posted:06/02/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:25/02/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:8 March 2019


We are looking to appoint an Administrator to join our team. The ideal candidate will be able to ensure a high standard of secretarial, administrative and management support. You will need strong, proactive organisational and IT skills, including SIMS.  You will also be competent with handling sensitive information and be able to maintain confidentiality and discretion at all times.  As an experienced administrator you will be able to maintain deadlines and stay on track, following policies and procedures.

The successful applicant will need to be flexible, friendly an efficient and able to work calmly and accurately under pressure, ensuring their role is completed to the right standard. Duties will include a wide variety of administrative and clerical tasks, reception and telephone duties, as well as working positively with staff, children and families.  Previous experience of working in a school would be beneficial.

We can offer a friendly and supportive staff team, wonderful, enthusiastic, respectful and well-behaved children and ongoing professional development.

The role is for 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time plus staff development days).

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

If you require any further information please telephone or email the school (office@kennington.kent.sch.uk). Applications should be submitted using the Kent-Teach website.  No CV only applications will be accepted.

Please visit our website at www.kenningtonacademy.co.uk for further information about our school.

You are welcome to come and visit the school.  Please contact the school office to make an appointment: 01233 623744.

Information about the school

Kennington CE Academy is 3 form entry (12 classes) for Key stage 2 of 360 pupils, situated in North Ashford and serving a mixed community of children who are enthusiastic about learning and their school.

We have strong relationships with our feeder Infant school, Downs View and The Towers, our nearest high school. Our church school status has led us to develop close links with the local parish church. We are sponsored by Aquila, the Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust. http://www.diocant-aquila.org/

Kennington CE Academy is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks, including overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Please visit our website at www.kenningtonacademy.co.uk for further information.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.