Business Administration Assistant

Job advert

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our admin team. The successful candidate will be the first point of call at our busy office, meeting and greeting our parents, visitors, staff and of course our wonderful children. The candidate will work alongside our Senior Business Manager, Team Leader and Business Admin Assistant and will be an integral part of our successful academy. 


Job Title: Business Administration Assistant

Hours: 13 per week (Monday and Friday), term time only

Salary: Grade 3, (Actual salary £5419)

Start date: As soon as possible

Closing date: 20 October 2019


Redgate Primary Academy is a SEN school for pupils aged 3-11 years, whom have moderate/severe and complex learning difficulties, predominantly Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The academy provides a stimulating, challenging and safe learning environment where individuals are valued and nurtured.


The successful applicant will: 

  • Enjoy working with children in our busy and happy school environment, promoting the welfare of our pupils.
  • Be a calm, positive and effective communicator, confident in liaising with all colleagues, children, parents, visitors and outside agencies.
  • Be keen to use initiative and thrive through a can do approach to resolving problems.
  • Have lots of energy, excellent multi-tasking skills and a good sense of humour.


If you are proactive, systematic and flexible and want to join a supportive, committed and collaborative team we offer: 

  • Full support and induction
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • A strong caring ethos 
  • Enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A well-being package
  • Networking opportunities across the Diverse Academies 


We positively encourage visits to meet the pupils and see the academy. If you would like to arrange a visit or discuss the role please contact Theresa Skillen, Senior Business Manager at


Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should we identify an appropriate candidate. 


The Diverse Academies and its Governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care and expects everybody working for the organisation to share this commitment.  To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everybody that is employed by us.


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