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PA To Head Teacher - Maternity

The Orchard School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-7062-146S
  • Posted:04/07/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:September 2019
  • App Close Date:14/07/2019 at 23:45
  • Interviews:19th July 2019


Personal Assistant to the Headteacher required to cover maternity leave from September 2019 to March 2020.  This post will be 37 hours per week, term time only plus five CPD days.

Hours - Mon,Wed & Thurs 8am - 3.30pm - Tuesday 8am - 6pm and Friday 8am - 3pm.  Salary Kent Range 5 Pro-rata £15711 - £16901 (fte £18704 - £20121)


Your duties will include:

  • Providing high level support to the Headteacher including minute taking, maintaining, updating and providing records, managing diaries etc.
  • Undertaking a range of administrative duties at a senior level.


Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details.

Please apply using Support Staff application form outlining experience and reasons for application - CV not essential. The school is committed to the safeguarding of all children and expects all staff appointed to fully promote the welfare of our pupils. These posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Information about the school

The Orchard School caters for primary and secondary aged pupils with social, emotional, mental health difficulties and associated learning difficulties. Recently judged Good by Ofsted, the PAN is 83. Our catchment covers East Kent although pupils also attend from outside the area.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01227 781589


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.