Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    14 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

30 hours per week £17,741.16 - £19,100.88 per annum (£24,958 - £26,871 per annum FTE), 32 hours and 30 minutes per week (£19,220.28 - £20,693.52 per annum (£24,958 - £26,871 per annum FTE)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Experience of working in an office and/or school environment
  • Experience of developing systems of working within an office/school environment
  • Excellent proficiency with word processing, publishing, spreadsheet, presentation, email and database systems
  • Experience of Office 365 and G Suite and their associated online applications
  • Working with confidential material
  • Ability to interact effectively with children, parents, the public and outside agencies
  • Ability to operate with minimal supervision and to work to strict deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work effectively in a team: organising, prioritising and delegating tasks
  • Safeguarding and child protection

What the school offers its staff

Coaching, training and CPD

A warm and welcoming team

An culture of inclusion and opportunity

Further details about the role

The Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic, reliable and hard-working person to join our friendly office team as Senior Business Assistant, to start as soon as possible.

Applicants should have experience of working in a busy office environment as well as a very good level of IT knowledge and a willingness to learn new computer-based systems. Applicants should be prepared both to work within existing systems and to develop these and/or their own in order to improve efficiency and output.

The role also involves deputising for the School Business Manager in her absence, and so applicants should bear this responsibility in mind when considering the role. The working hours are between 8am and 4pm - pattern to be discussed with successful candidate.

We welcome tours of the school for applicants who would like to visit before applying. Please get in touch with the school office if you would like to arrange a visit. If you would like to learn more about our school, please visit our website at

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Hady Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
334 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01246 279254

We are a large primary school in Derbyshire with 330 students on roll, including nursery pupils. At Hady, our vision is to nurture and inspire our pupils, helping them to grow into young people with aspirations, drive, resilience, respect for their environments and their communities, and the ability to reflect on where they have been so they can move forward with focus, passion and vigour. We pride ourselves on our inclusive practice and our determination to see that every pupil achieves success in our school and feels valued as part of the Hady family. We are raising the citizens of the future, and we take this responsibility very seriously.

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