Administrative Assistant - Stoneydown Park Primary, Walthamstow Required February/March 2020 – Can be flexible for the right candidate
Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your administrative skills in a great school?
Stoneydown Park Primary School are seeking to appoint a friendly, enthusiastic, experienced Receptionist/Administrative Assistant to provide clerical support in the main school office(s). The successful applicant will be organised, have good verbal and written communication skills and be competent in the use of ICT, preferably including SIMS or an equivalent system. They should also be a team player who is flexible and able to multi-task in a calm patient and professional manner.
The post holder will have daily contact with pupils and staff in a very busy office and therefore must have the ability to relate effectively with all adults and young people.
Stoneydown is a popular community school in Walthamstow with a well-established commitment to the Arts. We have a friendly, inclusive ethos and a commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for each child. We are expanding to 3-form and have good quality indoor and outdoor learning environments. Come and visit our school and see for yourself; I’m sure you will want to join us if you do!
Our Ofsted report, June 2017, stated: ‘All leaders in the school, including governors, are committed to providing a broad curriculum for pupils. This can be seen in all classrooms where pupils enjoy the topics that they study’. Our rich curriculum is supported by specialist drama, art and music teachers. We love learning from the fantastic environment we have around the school, making regular use of our adjoining park, school gardens and Walthamstow Marshes.
The person we appoint will:
- Be enthusiastic and flexible • Be creative and use initiative • Preferably have experience of a working office in a school environment
- For further details regarding this vacancy, please visit the school website: or contact the School Business Manager, Carolyn Gladstone on 020 8520 7026 or 020 8521 3839 for further information. · All completed applications are to be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org · References will be requested prior to interview for those short-listed.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Adam Bennett Headteacher
Other Information Safe Recruitment
Stoneydown Park Primary School as an aware employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people as its number one priority.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We comply with the Department for Education ‘Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education Settings guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability including an enhanced DBS check.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure.
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.
APPENDIX D References will be requested for those short listed prior to interview.
For further details regarding this vacancy, please visit the school website: http://www.stoneydownpark.org.uk or contact the Office Manager, Tracey Palmer on: 0208 520 7026 or 020 8521 3839 for further information about the school.
All completed applications to be returned to email@example.com
Stoneydown Park Primary Pretoria Avenue London E17 6JY