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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Working pattern

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  • Hours of work: Monday – Thursday: 8.00am – 4.00pm / Friday: 8.00am – 3.30pm 37 hours per week 40 weeks per year - 38 term time weeks, plus 5 training days and 5 additional days during the holidays

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Actual annual starting salary: £22,288 per annum

Pay scale

Tove Learning Trust Band H - £25,409 - £28,900

What skills and experience we're looking for



Hours of work: Monday – Thursday: 8.00am – 4.00pm / Friday: 8.00am – 3.30pm

37 hours per week

40 weeks per year - 38 term time weeks, plus 5 training days and 5 additional days during the holidays

Tove Learning Trust Band H - £25,409 - £28,900

Actual annual starting salary: £22,288 per annum

We are looking to appoint a highly capable and proactive PA to the Principals and School Business Manager at Lord Grey Academy.

The successful candidate will play a key role in providing day to day PA services to support the Principals and the School Business Manager to include diary management, preparation for meetings, correspondence and reports, note taking, confidential filing systems and provision of hospitality as required. Due to the nature of the role the successful candidate will be able to work appropriately with confidential and sensitive information.

You will need to be flexible and able to prioritise a busy workload, have good communication skills and office skills. You will need to be ICT literate, particularly with Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel, and you will have experience of Google applications such as Google Docs, sheets, drive and email. Experience of SIMS and Go 4 Schools would be beneficial, although training can be provided.

You will enjoy working with people from varied backgrounds and cultures and be tactful and discreet, with the ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.

What the school offers its staff

Join an Academy on a rapid journey of improvement as part of a highly supportive and growing MAT. Lord Grey joined Tove Learning Trust in April 2018 and is situated in Bletchley on the outskirts of the growing city of Milton Keynes. The right candidate will join us on our exciting journey to providing a great education for our amazing students as we prepare them for adult life. There is a great team to work with who are already on the path to making changes that will shape the future of the Academy.

Tove Learning Trust

The trust is committed to ensuring that all students achieve as highly as possible and we work hard to offer stimulating environments that enable every learner to progress and flourish. We have a small central team and a committed Board of Trustees that are focused on delivering outstanding outcomes. We aim to have academies that are excellent communities of learning where students thrive on success. There are seven secondary schools and one primary school in this growing Trust.

Further details about the role

A candidate information booklet and application form are available on the vacancies section of Lord Grey Academy’s website:


Please note the application form is available on the right hand side of the above link.

Completed application form and covering letter should be submitted to Human Resources at Lord Grey or emailed to hr@lordgrey.org.uk by 9am on Monday 20th March 2023.

Only successfully short listed candidates will be contacted.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to safeguarding children. The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check.

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About Lord Grey Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1420 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Email address
Phone number
01908 626 110

Lord Grey Academy is an exciting and vibrant learning community where students enjoy great success in and outside of the classroom. Our Academy motto: Lord Grey Can is important to us as we prepare our students for successful adult lives in an increasingly competitive world.

Lord Grey Academy is popular and is the first choice school locally. We have a strong focus on academic achievement throughout the school and develop our young people to be independent and resilient learners. We are immensely proud of our inclusive ethos and of the positive relationships that we build with parents and the local community. We believe that all students can achieve.

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@lordgrey.org.uk.

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