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Receptionist/Administration Assistant - Part-time

The Sittingbourne School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4002-339S
  • Posted:30/07/2019
  • Pay:Swale Academies Trust Support Staff Pay Scheme
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:23/08/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Receptionist/Administration Assistant
(Based at the Swale Skills Centre)

Swale Academies Trust Support Staff Pay Scheme Band 3
£17,497 fte which equates to £13,137 pro rata

30 hours per week
Term time plus five additional weeks


Start Date: As soon as possible

To build on the successes of our administrative team, we are seeking to appoint a professional Administrative Assistant to work in our fast paced and busy school.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the efficient operation of administrative functions at our off-site provision, Swale Skills Centre. 

You will need to demonstrate a professional approach, with excellent communication and organisational skills.  The applicant must manage a range of varied tasks and provide a range of secretarial and administrative duties to support the smooth running of the school, including main reception. 

Ofsted – ‘Teachers have high expectations of their pupils and expect all pupils to give of their best.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs without an application form. 

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details/application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Emma Rannard at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post (emma.rannard@swale.at).

Closing Date:  23rd August 2019 at 12 noon

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure on all applicants

Contact Details:   The Sittingbourne School
Swanstree Avenue
Kent   ME10 4NL
Telephone: 01795 472449
e mail:  HR@swale.at

Headteacher: Ms Y Peden

Information about the school

The Sittingbourne School is a large non-selective school and was judged by Ofsted in November 2017 as a ‘Good’ school.

We believe that all learners need to feel safe and secure in school in order for them to reach their full potential. We have established a culture of respect for each other and pride in academic achievement for all learners.

We offer our students a very broad curriculum, placing value on the arts and vocational subjects in addition to core and Ebacc subjects. Our objective is to ensure success for every student so that when they leave us they are well rounded, confident individuals, well equipped to take their place in the work place or further education. We are very proud of the culture and ethos that exists in the school which is continually evolving and developing to ensure that all students benefit from our extensive systems of support.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Yvette Peden
  • Address:Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4NL
  • Telephone: 01795 472449
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: 01795 470332


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.