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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 7 £24,702 - £25,979 p.a pro rata

What skills and experience we're looking for

North Star was born out of a drive to do something different for those who need more

Formed by the desire to shape futures, North Star emerged

We remain where others may part

Equipping young minds to join with their communities

Forging together the path ahead, traveling alongside

Our team can bring dreams to fruition. Join us and thrive.

North Star Academy Trust is a small multi-academy trust that was set up with the ambition to improve the SEND provision in the South West and provide as many young people as possible with a bespoke, specialist education that is tailored to each individual's needs. North Star 265° is a new Alternative Learning Provision which is opening in the north of Bristol with easy access to the M4 and M5 in September 2024. We are seeking to recruit a personable, reliable, enthusiastic and efficient Administrator to be responsible for our busy school reception office.

You will be required to work 32.5 hours per week, term time only, including inset days (39 weeks per annum). Your main place of work will be at North Star 265°, but you may be required to work at other locations within the Trust.

The successful candidate will play a vital role in the smooth running of our school, with responsibility for ensuring that pupils, staff, parents / carers, visitors and all persons who come into contact with the school are dealt with in a friendly and helpful manner. You will be expected to provide a high standard of customer service and a well organised and welcoming office environment. Ideally you will have some school experience in a similar role or are able to demonstrate the capability to learn quickly and apply existing skills to this unique role. The post holder is expected to display calmness and professionalism at all times.

The attached job description and person specification outline the main requirements of the role.

You will be required to work 32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per annum. Actual salary £18,975 - £19,956 p.a.

What the school offers its staff

You will be part of:

  • A dedicated team of staff who strive for excellence
  • A caring and inclusive ethos
  • A school which has supportive Governors and Parents with high expectations of the school
  • In return, we offer a competitive salary, pension, a supportive team, training and development and the potential for career progression to the right person.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding Trust with opportunities for personal and professional growth and development and career progression for the right candidate.

Please contact the school if you would like to come and visit, or for any further information.

Interviews will be scheduled as applications are received, please submit an early application.

Commitment to safeguarding

North Star Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references.

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About North Star 240°

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
School size
76 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

North Star 240° is the secondary provision of North Star Academy Trust based in North Bristol, specialising in supporting pupils with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs. We aim to be part of a joined-up provision offering our pupils the outstanding education they deserve.

Arranging a visit to North Star 240°

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email emma.price@northstar-academy.co.uk.

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