4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 March 2023

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£27,507 - £28,890 per annum

Pay scale

Scale 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Is warm and welcoming, caring and compassionate
  • Has a real passion for working within an education environment and helping others
  • Enjoys working independently, as part of a team and with a range of stakeholders
  • Can communicate effectively with children, staff, parents and partners in a professional and friendly manner
  • Is organised, creative and efficient and able to meet deadlines
  • Is flexible and adaptable to meet the ever-changing needs of the Children’s Centre
  • Has excellent administration skills and the ability to learn new processes and procedures quickly
  • Is highly proficient with ICT, including databases and Microsoft Office applications
  • Is positive and solution focused in their approach, with a good sense of humour
  • Is committed to delivering excellent customer service and improving systems

What the school offers its staff

  • A warm, positive working environment where everyone is valued
  • The opportunity to be part of an engaging and highly motivated team, who provide excellent services for our community
  • Fantastic opportunities for professional development
  • A chance to share your ideas, contribute to improvements and make your mark across the setting and Islington
  • Enticing Inner London pay rates
  • Highly supportive and enthusiastic leaders and dedicated governors
  • Excellent location at the heart of Islington

Further details about the role

We are seeking to appoint an excellent Receptionist and Administrative Assistant to join our busy and vibrant outstanding school and Children’s Centre that celebrates the diversity of Islington and provides a wide range of integrated services from pre-birth to the end of Year 6.

You will provide administrative support to the Head of Children’s Centre and Senior Administration Officer (SAO) to ensure the smooth running of the Children’s Centre and contribute to our ambition to provide outstanding support and service to our local community.

You will be the first point of contact for our families, visitors, callers and the wider multiagency team; welcoming them, providing information and responding to a range of enquires.

Applying for the job

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About Ambler Primary School and Children's Centre

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 0 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
513 pupils enrolled
Age range
Not given
Phone number
020 7226 4708

Arranging a visit to Ambler Primary School and Children's Centre

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email childrenscentre@ambler.islington.sch.uk.

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