Office Managerrequired from as soon as possible in the New Year

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Salary: scale SO1 spinal column points 29 – 31 (£26,470 – £28,221 FTE)

St John’s CE Primary School, Rishworth requires a highly organised, pro-active and professional office manager to work from 8.30 until 4.30 Monday to Thursday, and 8.30 to 4.00 Friday term time, with half an hour lunch break (plus 8 days of work  during the school holidays to be negotiated with the head teacher).

This role is of vital importance to the smooth running of the school; the successful candidate would be expected to take a lead in co-ordinating the financial responsibilities of the academy, supporting the headteacher with educational administrative duties, organising the school diary and communicating effectively with different members of staff.

Managing the busy school office is a demanding, but rewarding role which requires a positive and flexible outlook together with a cheerful and friendly disposition.

This post would be an excellent opportunity for the right person to undertake a key role in our dedicated team.

Candidates should be sympathetic to the Christian character of the school

Visits to the school can be arranged by contacting the head teacher Mrs Wasyliw.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all applicants to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

You can apply for this vacancy online by visiting: www.calderdale.gov.uk alternatively, application forms and further details are available from the Administrative Assistant (admin@st-johns-rishworth.calderdale.sch.uk ) to whom completed forms should be returned quoting post reference number as per the Calderdale advert.

Closing date for the receipt of application forms is Monday 17th December at 12 noon