Office Manager

Permanent
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 lduggin@eastmarkham.notts.sch.uk 

Application forms and a job specification can be found on our school website, at https://www.eastmarkhamschool.co.uk/staff-vacancies/ 

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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