Clerical Assistant/Receptionist - St. Margaret’s C.E. Junior School

Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
£18,562 - £18,933 pro rata
05 Jan 2022
17 Jan 2022
Joanne Elliott
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
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Required from January 2022

Clerical Assistant/Receptionist at St. Margaret’s C.E. Junior School, Wolstanton, Newcastle, Staffordshire ST5 0HU

Grade 3 - £18,562 - £18,933 PA (pro-rata to term time only + 1 week i.e. 39 weeks)

Working hours: 37 hours per week

Following the promotion of the existing post-holder, we have an excellent opportunity for a good quality clerical administrator to develop a career in our forward thinking and progressive school.

The role includes general clerical work, first aid and administrative/financial duties under the direction of the School Bursar.

We can offer:

  • friendly and supportive colleagues
  • a clear commitment to supporting professional development
  • a welcoming and modern office environment
  • friendly, enthusiastic and kind children
  • supportive parents and governors as well as excellent relationships with the community
  • impressive and evolving facilities

The successful candidate will:

  • be pleasant, approachable and understand the need for tact and discretion
  • have the ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team
  • apply a clear understanding of maintaining confidentiality
  • have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office e.g. Word & Excel
  • be organised, working efficiently and with a flexible approach
  • be committed to support the Bursar and Headteacher

Previous school office experience and a working knowledge of Arbor MIS is an advantage.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged – please contact the school office on 01782 973875 to arrange.

An application pack is available to download in the 'Available Documents' section or alternatively by emailing the school at

Closing date:  Monday 17th January 2022 at 12.00 noon

Interviews:  W/C 24th January 2022

All applications should be returned to the school by email to or post. (Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted).

Address: St. Margaret’s C.E. Junior School
Knutton Road, Wolstanton, Newcastle, Staffordshire ST5 0HU

Tel:  01782 973875


This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.

Supporting documents
Job Description & Person Specification
Application Form
Guidance Notes
Recruitment Monitoring Form

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