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Fir Tree School

Fir Tree School

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School Office Manager
 

School Office Manager

37 hours per week, term-time plus 2 weeks

Grade F11-19

Actual Salary: £18,749 - £22,020

 

Fir Tree Primary School and Nursery is part of the Newbury Academy Trust, comprising another primary school and a secondary school, all within the Newbury area.

 

We are seeking to recruit a skilled Office Manager with enthusiasm, commitment and energy to manage our busy School Office. Duties will include supporting the work of the Headteacher, managing a small team of administrative staff and other general office duties, including some HR and finance work.

 

The successful person will be enthusiastic, friendly and trustworthy with the skills to work flexibly under direction as well as from their own initiative. A willingness to contribute to the wider life of our school would be welcomed.

 

The successful candidate should have:

  • a good standard of general education with very strong IT skills
  • an administrative background with, if possible, experience of working in a school office
  • an organised approach to their work, enjoying a varied workload and prioritising their work accordingly
  • the ability to deal calmly and efficiently with a wide range of situations
  • ability to work under pressure in a friendly and professional manner, dealing with pupils, staff, parents, visitors and members of the public appropriately
  • experience of managing staff in a busy office environment

 

We can offer:

  • a challenging and varied role 
  • happy and enthusiastic children 
  • a committed leadership team, dedicated staff and supportive governing body 
  • induction and ongoing professional development

 

If you feel that you have the experience and drive for this role we would like to hear from you. 

Application is by school application form and supporting letter to Mrs L Wood, Associate Headteacher, the former including the names and addresses of two appropriate referees. 

 

Further details can be obtained from Mrs Wood on 01635 42129, by email to headteacher@firtree.newburyacademytrust.org or visit the school’s website https://www.firtreeschool.co.uk/

 

The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check, in addition to other pre-employment checks.

 

Closing date:  Thursday 5th March 2020

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Level 3 Teaching Assistants 

Level 3 Teaching Assistants

Term-time only

8.30 – 16.00pm Monday – Friday

Required January 2020

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join Fir Tree School, a primary school in the Newbury Academy Trust. We are a growing school, striving for achievement for all our pupils, looking for an outstanding colleague who can make a difference. In return we invest in your career, providing a bespoke CPD package, opportunities to work across the Trust and the wider local area, and a comprehensive staff benefits package.

We are looking for a confident professional who has great initiative to encourage learning in our growing school.

The successful candidate will have:

  • NVQ 3 level qualification
  • GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience and knowledge of ECAT (Every Child a Talker)
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Have the drive and energy to enthuse and inspire children
  • Believe in providing fun and engaging learning experiences and developing curiosity

We are able to offer:-

  • A well resourced environment and CPD
  • Children who are eager and keen to learn
  • A supportive and dedicated team of staff

Visits are welcome by appointment. Please telephone the school office on 01635 42129.

Application is by letter and application form to Mrs Wood the Associate Headteacher. Further details can be obtained from the School Office on 01635 42129, by email to office@firtree.newburyacademytrust.org or visit the school’s website www.firtreeschool.co.uk

The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Noon Friday 31st January 2020

Interviews: Tuesday 4th February

The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check