School Administrator, The Orchard School
The Orchard School is an outstanding Sandwell Special School that caters for pupils with complex and profound learning difficulties. These include severe autism, complex medical conditions, physical and mobility difficulties, as well as severe developmental delay. There are currently 147 pupils on roll, and our children range from 2 –11 years.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for The Orchard School to recruit an office administrator.
We are seeking a positive, enthusiastic and motivated person with experience to work in a busy office and to be a part of the Administration Team.
Their responsibilities will include:
- Greeting pupils, parents and visitors to the school.
- Issuing badges to staff and visitors.
- Use of software packages relevant to the post, i.e., SIMS, FMS.
- Updating pupil information with attendance, pre admissions and leavers
- Administrative support for EHCP’s
- Assistance with processing order and deliveries
The applicant will have experience in:
- Working in a busy school office environment
- SIMS/FMS software packages desirable
The applicant will need to possess:
- High standards of written and spoken English
- This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for the role.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. Any offer of appointment will be subject to successful DBS clearance and 2 satisfactory references and a clear Disqualification by association return if applicable.
This post requires a Children’s Barring List Check. If you are barred from working with children you are breaking the law if you apply for this post.
If you have the experience and passion to join our team, Application forms are available below and should be returned to SIPS Education Ltd, 2nd Floor Guardian House, Cronehills Linkway, West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 8GS or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you require more information about how to apply for the post, please call 0121 296 3000.
Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email. If you provided an email address, correspondence will be sent via e-mail.
Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email.
If you provided an email address, correspondence will be sent via e-mail.
If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted via email within 28 working days of the closing date. Please ensure you check your junk/spam boxes as well as your inbox incase any correspondence has been delivered there.
Hours: 37 hours per week, term time + 5 INSET Days
Salary: Grade C, SCP 5-8 (£19,312 -£20,493 pa) Actual Salary £17,157 - £18,443 pa
Location: The Orchard School, Causeway Green Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 8LD
Closing date: Thursday 4th November 2021 12:00 noon
Shortlisting: Friday 5th November 2021
Interviews: Friday 19th November 2021