New Directions are seeking an experienced primary school administrator, to work on a temporary supply basis in various primary schools in Newport and surrounding areas.
Due to the nature of supply work, all applicants must be flexible and reliable, as the positions will be both long and short-term temporary covering staff absences such as sickness and maternity.
The successful candidate will be responsible for running the busy primary school office, therefore all applicants must have previous experience in the role, and must be proficient using the School Information Management System (SIMS). Knowledge of the Financial Management System (FMS) would also be beneficial.
Duties will include:
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced school administrator to work closely with various local primary schools and be responsible for the overall running of the school office.
Please note, all applicants must hold a Child-Only Enhanced DBS Certificate registered with the Update Service or be willing to pay for a new DBS.
We recruit a wide variety of school office staff roles, including school secretaries, receptionists, administrators, and school clerks.
Duties are varied and may include the following:
School office staff must be well organised as well as having excellent verbal and written communication skills. They must also be able to work well under pressure and be able to prioritise tasks.
Candidates will ideally have previous experience working within a school office. Working knowledge of SIMS system is advantageous.
Schools will expect all school support staff to have a good standard of education, some previous office work experience and ideally previous experience working working within an educational setting.