Office Manager

Admin/Clerical, Management, School/Academy Services
Full Time
East Markham Primary School, Askham Road, East Markham, Notts. NG22 0RG
NJE Grade 4, point dependent on experience

East Markham Primary School is a successful and thriving village school in North Nottinghamshire. 

An opportunity has arisen to join our supportive and motivated team. We are seeking to appoint a highly organised and friendly Office Manager. This is a full time position, Monday to Friday. The appointed applicant will be required to oversee the effective and efficient working of our school reception and office.

The successful applicant will:

  • be a point of contact for parents and families, ensuring children are happy and ready to learn;
  • work closely, as part of a team;
  • ensure communication channels are effective across the school;
  • be proactive and able to use their initiative;
  • be a proficient IT user;
  • be able to complete finance and HR duties, including budget monitoring;
  • ideally have a working knowledge of SIMS/FMS, although full training will be offered;
  • have a good understanding of safeguarding procedures in a school setting;
  • be able to follow strict GDPR guidelines;
  • be willing to get fully involved in the life of the school, building positive partnerships with visitors and the community;
  • enjoy school life and all that it involves, with a kind heart, positive outlook and sense of fun. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and should be organised with our Deputy Head, Laura Duggin, telephone 01777 870439 or 

Application forms and a job specification can be found on our school website, at 

Closing Date: Monday 23rd September 2019 at 10.00 am

Interviews: Wednesday 25th September 2019

• We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

• All posts in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All posts in schools, unless stated otherwise, are suitable for a job share arrangement.

• The County Council welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation for posts within County and Controlled Schools and in Colleges.
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