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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Term time: 33 hours per week, term-time plus 5 training days. Working pattern will be Monday to Thursday 8.15 am to 3.15 pm and Friday 8.00 am to 3.30 pm

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£24,294 to £26,421 (pay award pending)

Actual salary

£18,635 to £20,267 (pay award pending)

Pay scale

Grade 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an Administration Assistant to join our team from September 2024.

The Administration Assistant plays a key role in the day to day operations of the school office. They deal with enquiries from parents, visitors, staff and pupils as well as carrying out a range of administrative and finance tasks. They use a range of applications including Microsoft Office, payment and communication systems, SIMS pupil database and FMS finance system. Experience of these specific systems is not essential as training can be provided but you will need to have good general ICT skills and proactive approach to learning. Please refer to the job description and person specification for more details.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is approachable and organised with good attention to detail.
  • Is able to prioritise their work effectively and remain calm when dealing with competing priorities.
  • Has good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills.
  • Is a team player with a collaborative and flexible approach.
  • Ideally, has first aid training or is willing to complete it.

If, after reading the job description and person specification, you would like to discuss the role then contact Jo Carter, School Manager.

The interview date is expected to be Wednesday 10 July.

Please return your completed application form to the School Manager, Jo Carter, by email recruitment@beighton.sheffield.sch.uk

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a Criminal Records and Dismissal Declaration (Appendix A). All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

What the school offers its staff

Beighton Nursery and Infant School is a Local Authority Maintained School with delightful children with a positive attitude towards their learning, a friendly team and a dedicated governing body. The postholder will be joining a small but experienced administration team.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Beighton Nursery Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
263 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Phone number

Beighton Nursery Infant School is a large, happy and successful school in Sheffield.

School location

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