Woodthorpe Primary School

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Office Administrator


Woodthorpe Primary School are seeking to recruit an Office Administrator to join our busy friendly admin team. We are looking for someone highly organised, self-motivated, solution focused and who welcomes the opportunity to use his or her initiative.


As a member of the admin team you are one of the first people that visitors come into contact with and we are therefore looking for someone who is friendly, welcoming and able to keep calm at all times.


The successful candidate will be adaptable, flexible and able to prioritise their workload to ensure targets are met. They will have a cheerful, good humoured, patient nature and be able to communicate effectively ensuring all stakeholders’ needs are met.


You will be expected to have an excellent telephone manner, a genuine passion for working in a child-centred environment and have the ability to work independently or as part of a team. You will possess excellent I.T. skills and have experience of using Microsoft Office software.


The nature of the role will require you to exercise discretion and respect confidentiality at all times.


This is a permanent post for 32 hours per week, Monday to Friday term time only.

The role is offered as Grade 4 (£18865 to £20013 per annum) reduced pro rata.


Please submit completed application forms to Mrs J Jones, School Business Manager, Woodthorpe Primary School, Summerfield Road, York YO24 2RU. Electronic applications should be emailed to marked for the attention of Mrs J Jones.


Completed application forms should be received by the school by midnight on Thursday 18th March 2021


Interviews will be held on Tuesday 23rd March 2021.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  We will require all successful applicants to undertake an enhanced criminal records check via the DBS.

We operate an open application round for Lunchtime Support Assistants within the school.


Please contact the School Business Manager for further details.

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