Job Description

Full Time (37.5 per week), Term Time only (36 weeks pa)

Salary Scale 22 £23,036 FTE

Actual Salary £17,737.72

We are recruiting for an outstanding Administrator and First Aid Lead to join our busy Administrative team at the Dixie Grammar School. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Administrator who has also been responsible for providing First Aid in either a work or voluntary environment to join our successful independent selective co-educational day school in rural Leicestershire in a full time, term time only role.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a high level of administrative capability and experience including a good knowledge of Microsoft packages (Word, Excel and Publisher) and the ability to pick up new software systems quickly. Applicants should also have a First Aid qualification and be willing to undertake further first aid training. Highly effective organisational, interpersonal and communication skills together with the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with colleagues, pupils and parents is essential. Previous experience of working in an educational environment would be useful but is not essential.

Key tasks will include providing first aid support to pupils and staff during the school day, ensuring that first aid supplies and medical records are maintained, assisting with the provision of a professional reception service and carrying out a wide range of administrative tasks requiring the ability to collate and interpret data from various sources. Candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to manage and prioritise a changing workload whilst paying attention to detail. The ability to work independently as well as cooperatively as part of a small team is essential.

We offer a friendly and supportive working environment, free lunches and a generous staff discount on school fees.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a DBS check as the role is designated as a regulated activity.

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply please complete the attached application form and send it, together with a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster, to gilesn@dixie.org.uk. Application Closing Date – Wednesday 31 August 2021.