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Office Manager and PA to the Headteacher

The Castle School
Taunton, Somerset
Contract Type
Full Time, Term Time
£30,296 - £33,945
Start Date
2nd September 2024
3rd June 2024 09:00 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
2nd September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1422288

Office Manager and PA to the Headteacher    

37 hours per week

Somerset Grade 11 (£30,296 - £33,945 FTE – pay award pending)

Term time, INSET days plus an additional 37 hours to be spread across holiday periods and five Local Governing Committee evenings meetings per year (40 weeks per year)

Actual starting salary £27,206

8:15am – 4:15pm Monday to Thursday; 8:15am – 3:45pm Fridays (includes and unpaid 30-minute daily lunch break)

The Castle School is seeking to appoint an efficient, forward-thinking Office Manager and PA to the Headteacher from September 2024.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the main school office as Office Manager and will oversee the administration/reception team to ensure a warm welcome to visitors and others whilst operating at the highest professional standards.

As PA to the Headteacher, you will provide a confidential, efficient, and high calibre personal assistant service in respect of all school matters and support the Senior Leadership Team as required.

This role would suit someone with strong organisational skills who has experience working in a similar role. The ideal candidate will have the ability to build and form working relationships with students, parents and colleagues, and will enjoy working as part of a team.

We can offer you: An opportunity to work in an experienced and supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow. A friendly, busy and dynamic workplace where each day is different from the last. A competitive salary. Wider opportunities to be involved across our Trust. An energised and professional working environment.

Disclosure Level: Enhanced.

Start date: September 2024

CVs are not accepted, please complete the application form in full.


Safeguarding Statement:

Blackdown Education Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
The Castle School

The Castle School

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