6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    14 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (Maternity Cover)
SCP 3 £18,562 FTE - £14,423.14 pro rata

Job summary

Start date: ASAP
Contract: FTC Maternity Cover
Hours: 8:30 - 4pm Mon - Thurs with half hour lunch then 9-4pm Fri,
34.5 hours per week.
Salary: SCP 3 £18,562 FTE
£14,423.14 pro rata
Closing date: 14th May 2021

Our very lively Orchard Academy wish to appoint a Receptionist/ Administration Assistant to provide a high quality, confidential and timely service to students, staff, parents and visitors, supporting the delivery of effective school leadership and management. To provide a high standard of customer care to everyone who makes contact with the School. To assist in the maintenance, development and the evaluation of administrative systems and procedures
We are looking for an employee with admin experience, preferably within a school admin team and has knowledge of SIMS.
Main requirements / responsibilities of the role: -
Reception and admin duties
Excellent verbal and written English skills
A positive attitude and effective communication skills
The ability to work accurately to tight deadlines –
A commitment to ensuring confidentiality - Ability to prioritise, multitask and work as part of a team

How to apply
Please visit the school website www.orchard.emat.uk and click on the apply now on the vacancy listing, alternatively please follow the link below

For more information regarding this role please email recruitment@emat.uk or call Lorna Stockwell on 07500 559281

EMAT has the right to withdraw this advert before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found
EMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
351 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Ofsted report
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Contact email
Contact phone number

About Orchard Academy

Orchard Academy, situated in Springfield Milton Keynes, is at the heart of community. A large KS2 primary with a 3 form entry, founding member East Midlands Academy Trust and shares leadership, teaching administration our neighbour, Shepherdswell who are also part EMAT, allowing us to offer pupils continuing broad balanced curriculum both key stages 1 2. Through creed we encourage boys girls celebrate diversity respect others regardless ability, gender, ethnicity or religion. We aim sustain happy, caring, supportive positive learning community where each child can develop extend their potential achieve success.

School location

Springfield Boulevard, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK6 3HW

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