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Business Operations Officer - Term Time

Joydens Wood Junior School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2438-87S
  • Posted:24/11/2021
  • Pay:KR6 pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/12/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:Monday 13th December 2021


We have an really exciting opportunity for a Business Operations Officer to join our school. We have a hardworking and welcoming office team who enjoy supporting each other and have a great sense of humour.

This job is for 40 weeks a year, 9:00am - 4.00pm each day (term time + one week during school holidays) 

Our school office is the heart of the school and is very busy at all times so you must have the following skill set:

  • You will be able to work to tight deadlines in a methodical manner observing confidentiality at all times.
  • Excellent administration skills, with a high level of efficiency, accuracy and confidentiality
  • Ability to be flexible
  • An ability to work with minimal supervision and direction as well as multi task and use initiative
  • Previous experience of working in a school or other education environment is essential

What you need to do now:

At JWJS, we want to employ candidates who will enjoy being part of our JWJS team, are keen to seek CPD and support many stakeholders within the school.  Once you have read the attached documentation and know that this is a place you want to work, then please fill in the application form.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the school

Joydens Wood Junior School is located in a semi-rural setting on the outskirts of London. We are an independent academy. We are a friendly and caring school with a team of enthusiastic, committed and hardworking staff.

We have 300+ pupils on roll in Years 3 to 6, with a 3 form entry in each year group.

We have classroom laptops, smart screens in most classes. The large playing field and our generous outside space allows our children to thrive with our various sports teams being successful in many local competitions. Combined with Forest School, arts opportunities, performances and school residential trips our school offers the chance for every child to unlock their potential.

We believe in an Experience Curriculum and Values based education which nourishes and enables children to flourish, making a difference to the world through who and how they are. Our pupils are happy, safe and well-motivated, showing respect for themselves and others. They are proud of the high standards they reach and of how hard they work at school.

We are part of the Dartford Area Schools Consortium (DASCo) which supports collaboration between schools to enhance and improve outcomes for children in Dartford. It offers opportunities for the school to benefit from joint projects, share experience and access excellent training for staff and governors.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01322) 556116


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).