Office Administrator

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Ormiston Forge Academy
Ormiston Forge Academy, Wrights Lane, Cradley Heath. B64 6QU
Grade 2 (SCP 3-5 range £18,562 £19,312) per annum
28 Apr 2021
14 May 2021
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Office Administrator (full-time/permanent position)

Place: Ormiston Forge Academy, Wrights Lane, Cradley Heath, West Midlands. B64 6QU. Telephone: 01384 566598

Deadline for applications: Friday 14 May 2021 at 12.00 noon

Interviews to be held: week commencing 24 May 2021

Start date: as soon as possible following completion of employment checks.

Salary: Grade 2 (SCP 3-5 range £18,562 £19,312) per annum

Total hours per week: 37

Weeks per year: 52

Contract type: Permanent

Annual Leave entitlement: 25 days holiday at set times during school holidays

We are looking to recruit an experienced, ambitious, smart and motivated individual to carry out a key administration position dealing with all aspects of academy administration. The successful candidate will be a key frontline member of staff and effectively ‘the face of Forge’ in welcoming visitors to the academy.

You must have a solid understanding of how to work effectively in a busy administrative based environment in order to support the team and the Principal with a wide range of administrative based duties.

See Job Description for further information.

Qualifications required

To be considered for the post you must have achieved a minimum of GCSE Grade A to C (or equivalent) passes in maths and English.

First aid training will need to be undertaken if an appropriate First Aid qualification is not already held.


GCSE grade A-C (or equivalent) in English and maths.

Excellent IT skills, especially Excel.

Excellent communication skills and organisational skills.

Experience with handling cash and record keeping

A desire to have a career within administration.

Strong desire to learn new skills and take on new challenges.

A relentless approach to giving parents and stakeholders the best customer service.

Personal qualities

Enjoy working as part of a team but willingness to use initiative

Smart appearance, office appropriate. Uniform will be provided.

Flexible approach and ability to remain calm under pressure.

Ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.

Visit us online at where you can find further information and details on how to apply. Please note that CV’s are not accepted.

For an informal discussion please contact Sally-Anne Heywood, HR Coordinator,, on 01384 566598 or email .

Ormiston Forge is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

The appointment will be subject to employment checks including identity, Right To Work, 2 satisfactory references, medical clearance and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check with Children’s Barred list check included.

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