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Office Manager Administration - Full-time

Sturry CE Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3128-67S
  • Posted:26/07/2019
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:13/09/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:TBD

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KR5-KR6 dependant on experience

The post is for 45 weeks per annum, 37 hours a week 

Sturry CE Primary School have a truly fantastic opportunity for an Office Manager.

The successful applicant will be experienced, enthusiastic and hardworking. They will be the face of Sturry Church of England Primary School and ensure a welcoming, professional reception to all children, parents, carers, staff and visitors. Excellent customer service and communication skills are essential.

Candidates will need to be positive, highly confidential with all matters, have a professional attitude, be well organised, highly flexible and have excellent inter-personal skills. They will be the first point of call for all visitors to the school office as well as for any incoming calls. They will also be responsible for supporting the administration associated with school admissions, attendance and some data management.

We wish to appoint someone who has:

  • Experience of working within an office environment, preferably a school setting.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • A friendly, flexible and professional approach, particularly when multi-tasking under pressure.
  • A good working knowledge of office management systems such as Microsoft Word/Excel
  • A working knowledge of SIMS is a significant advantage, although training and support will be provided to the suitable candidate.
  • The ability to prioritise workload to ensure office systems operate efficiently for the smooth running of the school.
  • You will have a positive approach to working with children and a commitment to our safeguarding procedures.

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. Please note that references may be requested prior to interview, at least one reference must be from your most recent employer.

For more information about Sturry CE Primary School please visit the website and facebook page:

www.sturry.kent.sch.uk

facebook.com/sturryceprimary

www.thestouracademytrust.org.uk

Information about the school

Sturry CE Primary School is an outstanding two form entry school on the outskirts of Canterbury, Kent.

The school is part of The Stour Academy Trust, a leading multi-academy trust with 8 primary schools across Kent.

Working in a collaborative model, Sturry is part of the Canterbury Hub of the Trust, being the sponsor school, and joins two further Canterbury schools, Hersden Village Primary School and Adisham CE Primary School. All Academies in the Trust share the same core values and ethos; raise standards and address under performance whilst making sure that the children are at the heart of every decision. Through the effective use of Hubs, the Trust’s aim and ambition is to create a network of outstanding schools that thrive through collaboration and interaction.

Join a supportive and collaborative network of teachers at The Stour Academy Trust.

Benefits • Full induction process • Recognised successful NQT programme • Forward thinking work-life balance package • Support from a wealth of experienced teachers • Excellent career progression opportunities

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 712209

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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.