We are looking to appoint a personal assistant to provide a confidential, efficient, and high calibre service to the Headteacher in respect of all Academy matters and to support the Senior Leadership Team as required.
The postholder is the personnel lead within the academy and will be responsible for providing professional support and guidance on HR issues in conjunction with the School Business Manager where appropriate; and is directly accountable to the Headteacher and the Senior Leadership Team on all personnel issues. To act as an ambassador for the school and Headteacher.
Uffculme Academy Trust consists of five schools in Devon and Somerset, three secondary schools and two primary schools. Axe Valley currently has approximately 600 students in Years 7–11. The Academy is located in the East Devon area of the country, in the beautiful market town of Axminster, which is set on the River Axe. Axminster is just a few miles inland from the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site but has excellent rail links to London and Exeter.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any job offer is subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance.
Hours: 37.5 per week Monday-Friday, 39 weeks per year (term time + Inset Days)
Axe Valley 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.