Administration Assistant

Darwen, Lancashire
Darwen St James' C.E Primary Academy
Full Time
NJC Grade C SCP 3 (£18,562 FTE / £15,945 pro rata)
6th September 2021
Start Date
1st November 2021
17th September 2021 05:00 PM
Contract Term
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Start Date
1st November 2021
  • Contract Type :Fixed term contract
  • Contract Length: 12 months
  • Job ID: 1173325

Administration Assistant (Level 2)

Fixed term for 12 months

37 hours per week, term time only

Darwen St James' C.E. Primary Academy are seeking to appoint an Administration Assistant to manage the day to day office functions of our busy Academy. As part of a small team you will support the wider school functions using your experience and initiative to ensure robust systems and processes are developed and followed as well as being the welcoming face of the Academy to parents and visitors. Excellent communication skills coupled with sound ICT knowledge and the ability to adapt are critical in this demanding but rewarding position.

This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced administrator looking for a role in an education setting or an aspiring School Business Manager seeking a pathway for professional development. You will be joining our Academy and the wider Cidari Multi Academy Trust at an exciting period of development and growth. You will bring your own personality and unique skill set to lead the administrative function, having real impact and supporting the Headteacher and colleagues in the drive to improve outcomes for our pupils.

The successful candidate must be able to establish positive relationships with all children, parents and members of staff. Being professional, approachable, efficient, creative and well-organised are essential criteria.

Visits to the school prior to application are welcome. Please contact the school office to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Closing date: Friday 17th September 2021

Proposed interview date: Week commencing Monday 27th September 2021


Safeguarding Statement:

Darwen St James' C.E. Primary Academy 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.
Darwen St James' C.E Primary Academy

Darwen St James' C.E Primary Academy

Part of Cidari Multi Academy Trust

Cidari Multi Academy Trust