The Avenue, Wood Road, Halewood, Liverpool, L26 1UU
Telephone: 0151 477 8830
Principal: Ms T Rollings
PA to the Principal
Salary: Grade 6 £22,235 to £23,596 pro-rata (FTE £25,481 to £27,041)
To start ASAP
Full Time Hours (37 per week)
Term Time plus 2 weeks
We are seeking to appoint a talented Personal Assistant to fully support the Principal providing the highest standard of professional service and administrative support, acting as first point of contact, and managing calls and visits with consummate authority, diplomacy and warmth.
Often with a high degree of autonomy, you will have responsibility for ensuring that the Principal is able to focus on strategic priorities. The role requires prioritising a demanding and varied workload in a very busy office environment. With the support of an experienced administrative team you will work closely with the Operations Manager ensuring effective management of critical support functions and statutory processes. The post entails high levels of confidentiality and public relations skills. You will have the ability to forge strong relationships at all levels. With a clear focus on strengthening the school’s links with stakeholders, you will have a key role in organising and delivering public-facing events on behalf of the Principal.
Halewood Academy is a successful 11 - 16 school and is part of the Wade Deacon Trust. It was judged to be a ‘Good’ school in May 2017 by Ofsted. The successful candidate will be part of our journey to outstanding. Halewood Academy is a warm and welcoming school at the heart of the community of Halewood. We are characterised by excellent teaching, an inclusive ethos and exceptional relationships between staff and students.
The Wade Deacon Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory medical clearance and evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.
Closing Date: Monday 18th October 2021 at 3pm
Interview Date: Week beginning 1st November 2021
An application form and supplementary information form can be downloaded from the recruitment page on the Trust website; https://www.wadedeacontrust.com/
Please email your completed application to email@example.com with ‘PA to the Principal’ in the subject line.