We have an opportunity for an organised and efficient person to be our new Office Manager, overseeing the running of the school office, administration team, HR and Finance functions. We are looking for someone who has a proven record of success and who would like to join our friendly team and be a key person in the coordination and running of our expanding and successful Academy. You will lead the team who are the public face of our school, welcoming parents and visitors and managing and supporting key areas of organisation for the school, with a specific responsibility for the HR and finance elements of the school office.We can offer you a position in a friendly city centre primary academy whilst being part of a larger educational trust team which provides wider support and opportunities for your day to day work, future training and career.We are looking for someone who:• has highly developed leadership skills and the ability to inspire colleagues, peers and teams• will contribute to the development of the school • excellent interpersonal and organisational skills• Proven track record in a similar role in HR and / or finance• is enthusiastic about opportunities to develop their skills • an understanding of HR and finance and knowledge and understanding of the education system• Is enthusiastic about the opportunities in our academy and the wider trust• has high expectations of their own ability and self-motivated enough to maintain standards.We can offer you:• The opportunity to develop the role • A warm, supportive and positive learning and working environment • Work in a Team where your skills, enthusiasm and desire to succeed will be recognised• The chance to work as part of a growing academy• Excellent support from the Trust with your own development • Fantastic opportunities for career development within the Trust.Hours of work are 37 per week, term time, plus 2 weeks (40 weeks). Salary will be paid at a Grade 7 or 8 depending on level of experience and is pro rata.West Town Primary Academy is proud to be part of Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust and is the flag ship primary academy, having moved into brand new premises in November 2016 and continuing to grow in size. If you are ready to rise to the challenges presented by this post, we invite you to submit an application. We need a hardworking, enthusiastic and talented person who can grow along with the academy.For further details, please contact Karen Umpleby, CMAT HR Advisor, kumpleby @ cmatrust. net or Hannah Quinn, Principal, hquinn @ westtownprimary. org A detailed job description and person specification is attached. The closing date for applications is 9.00am Monday, 19 February 2018, with interviews being held shortly after.Wes Town Primary Academy and CMAT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
West Town Primary Academy and CMAT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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West Town Primary Academy
Midland RoadPeterboroughCambridgeshirePE3 6DD
Phase: Primary Schools
No. of Pupils: 293
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