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School Admissions Officer (08754)

  • Employer: Croydon Council
  • Reference: CC/19/94732
  • Published: Tue 09/04/2019, 13:49 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 29/04/2019, 0:30 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: Grade 5 £24,903 - £25,809
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London Borough of Croydon

About Croydon

Croydon hasn’t seen expansion like we are currently experiencing since the 1960s. We’re already well underway with some £5bn of investment that will be completed over the next few years. New offices, new retail, and new homes will provide well-paid jobs and high-quality accommodation for our rapidly growing population.

Croydon is a naturally ambitious council – so we’re looking for inspirational leaders who share our passion for supporting business growth and responding to local needs.

Strong partnerships are the foundation for the future. That’s why we’re constantly looking forward. We need to find creative new ways of working together with other agencies and the private sector to deal with the financial challenges ahead.

Because with growth comes increased demand – but also huge opportunity.

Chances like this only come along once in a generation, and our task, and maybe yours, is to shape a positive future for Croydon’s residents and businesses alike.

 

School Admissions Officer

  • 1 x Permanent Post
  • 1 x Secondment / Fixed Term Opportunity (6 Months)

We are seeking a talented individual with a passion for delivering excellent outcomes to children, young people and their families.

This post sits within Croydon’s school admissions team, which has responsibility for delivering the school admissions service. This includes admission of pupils to Reception, the transfer of pupils to Junior and Secondary Schools and In-Year admissions. Croydon receives approximately 15,000 school applications each year and this role offers the opportunity to shape and contribute to the successful delivery of the service.

The successful candidate will ideally have an understanding of the legal context of school admissions and experience of school admissions.

For further information regarding this role please contact Melanie Arscott (School Admissions Manager) on Tel: 020 8726 6400 ext.61884 or email melanie.arscott@croydon.gov.uk.

The application deadline is midnight on Sunday 28th April 2019. The expected interview dates are 6th and 7th May 2019.

Existing employees of the council may apply for secondment opportunities. Secondment opportunities are not open to individuals engaged on temporary or fixed term contracts.

 

Equalities Statement

Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.

 

Please Note

Our current recruitment system will be updated on Friday 10 May 2019 and from this date you will no longer be able to view applications you have made. Due to this you may wish to download and save any applications for your own reference (further instructions below).

  • Employer: Croydon Council
  • Reference: CC/19/94732
  • Published: Tue 09/04/2019, 13:49 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 29/04/2019, 0:30 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: Grade 5 £24,903 - £25,809
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London Borough of Croydon

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