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Admin Assistant/Receptionist - Part-time

Herne Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Herne

  • Ref:KCC886-3338-73S
  • Posted:25/01/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date: April 2022
  • App Close Date:18/02/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:4th March 2022


We are looking to appoint an Admin Assistant/Receptionist starting on w/c 19th April 2022

This is an exciting opportuntiy for a well-organised individual with excellent people and administrative skills to join our highly experienced and friendly office team.

We wish to appoint a committed and enthusiatic person;  You will need to be able to adapt and have the ability to multi-task.  It is important the successful candidate can offer good communication skills and is proficient with Microsoft office.  A knowledge of SIMS would be helpful but not essential as training will be given.  You will need to be hard-working, efficient and a pro-active team player; a calm and professional manner is essential along with a sense of humour. 

This is a varied and busy role incorporating a range of tasks which can be found in detail on the attached Job Description and Person Spec.

The school office is a central part of the school and it is vital in making sure the school runs smoothly. We are extremely proud of what everyone in our school has accomplished and we are looking for someone who will be proud to join our team.

The role is for 24 hours per week - days and times to be agreed, 38 weeks per year (term time only)

If you have any questions regarding this role please contact:

Vicki Pout, School Business Manager on 01227 374069

Information about the school

Herne CE Junior School is an outstanding, well-respected and oversubscribed school in the village of Herne. Our Ofsted inspection highlighted that, ‘teachers have embraced the support provided by leaders to improve their performance’. Our parents recognise our Christian distinctiveness and state, ‘The school offers a homely environment for our children to learn’. This is supported by our SIAM’s inspection where we were also graded as outstanding.

We are a large 3 form entry junior school, which benefits from extensive playing fields and beautiful surroundings. Most of our children join us from our local infant school. Our children are happy, keen and talented, not just academically, but musically and through sports.

We would encourage you to read our current Ofsted report in full (found on our website) and come and visit to discuss joining us on our journey.

SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT - Herne takes its primary duty and commitment to protect children very seriously. We use our recruitment and employment selection process to deter abusers and people with undesirable attitudes towards children. We have procedures and policies in place to ensure the security and protection of children in our care.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Malcolm Saunders
  • Address:Herne CE (Aided) Junior School, School Lane, Herne, Kent, CT6 7AL
  • Telephone: 01227 374069
  • Email: office@herne-junior.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227 741415


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).