The Governors of St Cenydd seek to appoint a well-qualified Administrative Officer. An interest in education and the success of young people is of paramount importance to this role. The post holder will be responsible for the effective administration and organisation of: supply cover for absent staff; HR matters; SEN processes and reviews; and working alongside others within the team supporting the administration and organisation of safeguarding, finance and reporting. An understanding of and experience of SIMs, FMS and OLAS systems would be advantageous although training will be provided.
St Cenydd is an oversubscribed, popular and well-respected 11-18 community secondary school. The school is located on a pleasant open site on the outskirts of the historic castle town of Caerphilly, which has very good links with major road and rail networks. Our ethos is strongly comprehensive and inclusive, with an unshakable emphasis on aspiration and achievement for all. If successful, you will join a friendly and successful admin team, working alongside expert and enthusiastic colleagues who are committed to the achievement, happiness and support of our pupils.
St Cenydd is a successful school, recently inspected and judged to be good in all areas: “St Cenydd School has a warm, nurturing and inclusive ethos. It fosters well pupils’ sense of community and belonging. Leaders regard for the wellbeing and professional learning of staff is a strong feature. They have focused successfully on improving the quality of teaching and inclusion through the provision of high-quality professional learning experiences. Consequently, relationships between staff and pupils are purposeful and strong. The sensitive support and beneficial guidance provided by the school ensure that nearly all pupils thrive”.
St Cenydd School 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.