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Administration / Communications Officer - Term Time

Staplehurst School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2192-180S
  • Posted:07/07/2020
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:16/07/2020 at 08:00
  • Interviews:Friday 17 July, 2020

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We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, well organised and skilled individual to join our busy office team. Reporting to the Business Manager. The post holder will be responsible for SIMs administration, other office administration, school communication and management of the school's social media accounts.

The successful candidate will have good interpersonal skills, be computer literate with competent typing skills, and a sound knowledge of SIMs. Previous school office experience is a necessity.

A flexible nature and attention to detail is most important, and a professional attitude is essential.

Basic hours for this permanent position will be 8.30am to 4.30pm, term-time only.

Informal visits to the school are very welcome, please telephone the school office on 01580 891765.

Information about the school

Staplehurst School is a two form entry community school, with approximately 400 pupils. Situated conveniently, between Maidstone and Cranbrook, in a beautiful rural part of Kent, the school, with its ‘outward-facing, best practice at heart’ culture, has achieved sustained academic improvement and continues to retain an excellent, enthusiastic team of staff. Blessed within beautiful and spacious grounds, Staplehurst School has the added benefit of two large sports halls, an ICT suite, music room, library and a newly updated Early Years outside space, as well as wrap–around care available from 7.30am to 6.30pm. Staplehurst School continues to be at the heart of the village community, where we pride ourselves on being an integral part of the everyday lives of people in the village. It is this community support, together with the caring and commitment from staff, which contributes to the well-being of the children. The Governing Body, staff and parents are an ambitious and dedicated team, working together to promote the school, and where our aim is to ensure each child reaches their full potential. At Staplehurst School children definitely come first!

At Staplehurst School, our key aims are to engender the school values in all of the children. These have been discussed and agreed by the children, staff and parents, and are as follows: Pride, Positivity, Respect, Independence, Determination and Excellence:

Children are encouraged to fulfill their potential through a creative curriculum that meets the needs of all pupils, develops independent and enquiry-based learning skills and offers appropriate challenges so that they might achieve the highest possible standards in all areas of their lives.

Our school is committed to equality as well as safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01580 891291

Documents

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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.