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  • Job start date

    15 April 2023

  • Closing date

    14 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20671 - £22654 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job summary:We are looking to appoint an Office Manager to support the day-to-day running of the academy.Office ManagerLongmore StreetBirmingham, B12 9EDSalary: NJC Grade 7: 12-17 Range £24,496 - £26,845 FTE (Actual Salary: £20,671 - £22,654)Hours: 37 hours per week, 44 weeks per yearStart Date: As soon as possiblePercy Shurmer Academy is a large two-form entry primary academy. We currently have 460 pupils aged from 3 to 11 which also includes 39 children in our Nursery and a Deaf Learning Base (DLB). The school is divided into Nursery and Reception (EYFS), Years 1 - 2 (KS1) and Years 3-6 (KS2).Our staff have benefited from our collaborative work with our other AET 'West Midlands cluster' of schools and we will challenge and support you with your career goals while you are part of the 'Percy Primary' family.We are looking to appoint an Office Manager to support the day-to-day running of the academy. You will be proactive, organised and creative. This role will suit someone with previous administrative experience and the ability to roll their sleeves up and find solutions within all areas.In this role, you will:be responsible for the management of the administrative support function, ensuring the provision of an effective and efficient service;be responsible for personnel matters (in liaison with Hub HR support) and liaising with contractors, lettings and supporting with health & safety matters;be responsible for liaison with Finance Hub on financial matters relating to the school;act as confidential secretary/PA to the Headteacher;be a line manager to the office staff, as required, including work allocation, ensuring deadlines are met, quality of work is checked, through performance management.Closing date: Monday April 3rd 2023We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before

What the school offers its staff

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.You will be proactive, organised and creative.This role will suit someone with previous administrative experience and the ability to roll their sleeves up and find solutions within all areas.

Commitment to safeguarding

Trust-wide Safeguarding Policies and Guidance https://sites.google.com/aetinet.org/academies-enterprise-trust/education/safeguarding

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About Percy Shurmer Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
457 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

We are very pleased to welcome you and your family to Percy Shurmer Primary Academy. We truly believe that we are a remarkable school! At Percy Shurmer we have a dedicated, enthusiastic and talented team of staff. Everyone is committed to ensure that all children at Percy achieve their very best academically but also have access to wide-ranging opportunities that encourage aspiration. We have camping trips, visits to the seaside, curriculum days, outdoor learning and much more! Our Deaf Learning Base is an integral part of our school and all our pupils benefit from our inclusive environment. We were proud to be recognised a Centre of Excellence for Inclusion recently and enjoy sharing our good practice with other schools. At the heart of our curriculum is our belief that physical and mental well being is vital. Pupils access specialist PE provision alongside a vast array of additional sporting clubs and competitions. We have been awarded the Gold Artsmark in recognition of our enriched curriculum, which includes working alongside the Birmingham Hippodrome, artists in residence, Birmingham Royal Ballet, The Royal Shakespeare Company, the list could go on and on.

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