• Hours: Part time
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary: Grade 5 - £24,294 - £25,545 pro rata
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 17 July, 2024 12:00 AM

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Administrative Officer - Spittal VC Primary School

Pembrokeshire County Council

Salary: Grade 5 - £24,294 - £25,545 pro rata

Job Description

Grade 5 - £24,294 for 20 hours per week term time only for 45.8 weeks per annum equating to £11,535.11 pro rata rising to 46.8 weeks, £12,939.93 pro rata per annum after 5 years' service.

Spittal VC Primary School is a warm, caring, and inclusive learning community dedicated to nurturing the academic, social, and emotional development of the children in our idyllic rural setting.

Our aim is to provide our community with a supportive and engaging school where every child feels valued and inspired to achieve their full potential; to do achieve this, we recognise that we need our staff team to feel enjoy their work and feel valued in their roles.

With this in mind, we are seeking a dedicated and organised School Administrator to join our team in September. The successful candidate will be contracted to work 20 hours per week (Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 12.30pm).

The successful candidate will play a vital role in the smooth and efficient operation of our school office, providing essential administrative support to families, pupils, and staff. They will contribute significantly to the welcoming, warm and caring ethos of our school.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in developing, managing, and operating administrative systems. They should possess an NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification, or relevant experience in a related discipline, along with very good numeracy and literacy skills.

Effective use of ICT and other specialist equipment/resources is essential, as is a comprehensive knowledge of relevant policies, codes of practice, and current legislation.

Excellent ICT skills, strong interpersonal abilities, and the capacity to relate well to children and adults alike are also crucial. The ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding school roles and responsibilities, and being proactive in self-evaluation and learning opportunities will be highly valued.

If you are an organised, efficient, and compassionate individual with the relevant experience and qualifications, we would love to hear from you.

Join us at Spittal VC Primary School and be a part of our dedicated team, committed to making a difference in the lives of our children and serving our community.

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Welsh language skills are desirable. Applications may be submitted in Welsh and will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.