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Job Title: Administrative Assistant

Salary: £20,442 - £21,189 pro rata (actual salary range: £9,379 - £9,722)  

FTE: 20 hours per week for 39 weeks per year (term time plus PD days); 12.00pm – 4.00pm, Monday to Friday

Job Type: Permanent

Required from:  September 2023

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, proactive and friendly Administrative Assistant who enjoys working in an environment where no two days are the same. A particular interest in marketing the school via our website and social media feed would be desirable.

You will:

  • act as the first point of contact for parents, pupils and visitors
  • have the ability to communicate effectively, with a good telephone manner
  • have good organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise your own workload and maintain   confidentiality at all times
  • have experience of working in an office setting
  • have the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • have good IT skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel
  • have a willingness to undertake any necessary training

We can offer you:

  • a varied and fulfilling role, with a range of administrative duties
  • a friendly, supportive and hardworking team
  • a caring school community
  • continuing professional development (CPD)

Freeman Community Primary School is a happy, caring community of 207 children in the village of Stowupland, near Stowmarket. We are part of the Children’s Endeavour Trust as one of eight primary schools across the Stowmarket and Ipswich areas.

A tour of the school is available on request (subject to restrictions) and further information and an informal conversation about the school and this position is also offered. Please contact Mr Daniel Pettitt, Headteacher or Mrs Sue Lewis, Office Manager at the school to arrange either of these options. Tel: (01449) 612067. Email: admin@freeman.suffolk.sch.uk Applications forms and supporting statements will need to be completed electronically and returned to the school email address above.

Closing date: 4.00pm, 12 June 2023

Interview date: w/b: 19 June 2023 

Please return the completed application form (Found Below) electronically to the school.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

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