Administrative Assistant Apprentice - St Peter's CE Primary School
St Peter’s CE Primary School, Bratton
Administrative Assistant Apprentice
1 Year Fixed term contract – to start as soon as possible
37 hours per week, term time + INSET days
Apprenticeship minimum wage applies- currently £3.90 per hour for the first year for apprentices over 19 years. Further information can be found at https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
We are looking to appoint an Administrative Assistant Apprentice to work in the school office. As this is a prominent role that will have contact with children and parents as well as staff and the general public, we are looking for a friendly person with a positive attitude, who is able to manage peak time workload when dealing with several demands at once and still retain a sense of humour! We will also expect you contribute towards the wider school by being part of our lunchtime team and you may need to accompany children to school events, such as sports matches.
The successful applicant will be tasked with a range of clerical duties including photocopying, sending emails, filing, message-taking, sorting and distributing post, etc. You need to be confident in speaking to parents and visitors face to face and on the phone.
You need to be organised and have a willingness to study towards an apprenticeship whilst working. 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time + INSET days) Monday – Friday. Holidays to be taken during school holiday periods only.
We expect you to hold qualifications that demonstrate a good level of literacy and numeracy. As part of this placement, you will be expected to undertake off the job training.
Please forward your completed application to email@example.com using the subject ‘apprentice application’ in the email. Within the application, please explain in under 2 pages, how you meet the person specification and can carry out the job description.
Closing date: Wednesday 25th September, 1pm
Interview: this will consist of a face-to-face interview, tasks and at least a day’s trial in the school office.
St Peter’s CE Primary School, Bratton is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils. We hold child safeguarding as a priority. The selected applicants will need to provide photo identification and proof of qualifications at the interview stage. Successful applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and thorough vetting and background checks.Supporting documents