Nursery Hill Primary School
Ansley Common, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0PY
Telephone Number: O24 7639 2318
Part Time 30hrs pw 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday Term Time Only Permanent Post
Grade (C) Scale Points Range 3-4 Salary FTE: £18,562 - £18,933
A pro-rata salary (30hrs pw) will apply of £12,832.69 - £13,089.17
Start date: ASAP
Closing date: Tuesday 18 May 2021 at 10am
We are an improving school with a staff team who are both enthusiastic and committed to our children and families. Our children are happy in school, as stated in our last Ofsted and strong leadership is guiding our team on their journey to securing a good education in all areas of school life.
We are looking to appoint an experienced Clerical Assistant to work alongside our Finance Assistant in the main school office to provide a welcoming reception and a smooth-running office. You will need to have a polite and professional manner as first point of contact for pupils, parents/carers visitors, staff and other outside agencies.
This will be a busy and varied role and the successful applicant will have a positive and proactive approach. You will need to have good communication skills along with excellent literacy and numeracy skills (GCSE or equivalent, Grade C or above).
The successful applicant would be involved in a range of administrative duties and the ability to use a variety of office-based packages is essential. Experience of administration in a school setting would be an advantage.
What you will need to succeed:
- GCSEs or equivalent Grade A – C or equivalent in Maths and English
- Practical experience of working in an office environment
- A knowledge of SIMS modules
- Knowledge of school administration practices and procedures
- Ability to use IT proficiently as part of a staff team
- Knowledge and awareness of the importance of confidentiality and data protection
- An understanding of the ethos of a school
Additional skills and experience:
- An understanding of safeguarding
- Willing to participate in training
We can offer you:
- A fun, hardworking and welcoming team who enjoy supporting each other
- Good support from senior leaders within the school and supporting trust
- Regular CPD
- A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support/advice on a wide array of areas
- Membership to the Local Government Pension Scheme
Our school mission is ‘for everyone to flourish and exceed expectation in an inspiring environment where unique, confident children will sparkle. We are on top of the hill and reaching for the stars.’
We want to employ Office staff who are great team members and are keen to seek CPD to develop their skills.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Nursery Hill Primary School is committed to safe recruitment procedures. Appointment is subject to:
An enhanced DBS and Barred List check.
Accurate disclosure of information on application form.
Satisfactory medical report, if applicable.
References that are satisfactory to the school.
How to apply
Please download the application form and use the person specification to complete your application. Send your completed application form via email through Eteach OR you may post it to the school address: Nursery Hill Primary School Ansley Common, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0PY. Please clearly mark your envelope: ‘Confidential for the attention of Jennie Clarke Head of School’.
The closing date is Tuesday 18 May 2021 10am late applications will not be considered.
Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.
If you are shortlisted you will be informed, and the interviews will take place on Thursday 27/05/2021 and/or Friday 28/05/2021. (Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted).