Administrator with SEN Admin responsibility
Start date: January 2023
Full time and part-time applicants considered
Up to 31.25 hours per week
Term Time Only
Salary RG2 SCP 3 £20,487 – RG3 SCP 11 £23,673 pro rata and £500 per year honorarium for Clerk to Governors responsibilities
Meadow Park Academy is a vibrant, welcoming school in the heart of a diverse community in the Tilehurst area of Reading, the county town of Berkshire.
We believe primary school days should be one of the most exciting periods of anybody's life, as new skills and knowledge are gained every day. At Meadow Park we strive to make our school a happy and safe place for all, so that children can engage in our exciting curriculum both inside and outside the classroom, and gain new skills, knowledge and the confidence to become proactive members of the community.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate administrator who wants to make a difference by joining our dedicated team as we continue on our improvement journey. Our newly appointed administrator will work alongside our Leadership and Inclusion Teams to provide practical help and administration support across the school and to the Headteacher. The role will also provide all aspects of admin support to the SENDCO with regard to SEND aspects. The successful candidate will have a minimum of two years administration experience and ideally have experience of working within a school setting.
Part of the role is to act as the Clerk to Governors. The Clerk will be accountable to the governing body, working effectively with the Chair of Governors and Headteacher.
The Clerk’s main role is to provide professional clerking services to the governing body and its committees.
Meadow Park Academy is proud to be part of Anthem, a multi-academy trust that creates ambitious and successful schools where every child thrives. Through the Trust, we provide high-quality professional development, coaching and leadership opportunities. This includes a number of specialist Trust-wide roles that offer talented teachers and leaders the opportunity to develop in their career and make an even bigger difference to children and young people.
Want to find out more? Why not come and see our lovely green site for yourself and meet the Meadow Park team? To arrange a visit, please contact David Phillips email@example.com.
Ready to apply? Please complete the application form, which can be found below, and return to David Phillips at the above email address. We are sorry, but we do not accept CVs.
Closing date: Applications considered upon receipt.
Interview Dates: Interviews to be arranged shortly after application.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and require all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks which will, where applicable, include a health check, an enhanced DBS check, the Children’s Barred List check and satisfactory references.
It is an offence for an individual who has been disqualified from working with children to knowingly apply for, offer to do, accept, or do any work in a ‘regulated activity’. The position advertised is a ‘regulated activity’.
Anthem will undertake a basic online check for all shortlisted candidates.