Executive Assistant to the Principal

Executive Assistant to the Principal

Yewlands Academy

Required as Soon as Possible

Grade 7 SCP 27 – 31

 £30,507 - £33,799 (Full Time Equivalent),

37 hours per week – 44 weeks per year

‘The Trust is passionate in its vision for pupils. The Trust demonstrates a clear capacity to provide appropriate support in terms of leadership, finance and staffing, as well as challenges leaders to provide the highest achievement possible.’

Ofsted 2017

Our opportunity
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed person to work as part of our busy administration and support staff team. The successful candidate will provide efficient confidential support to the Academy Principal and be prepared to adapt their working pattern as required.

We are looking for candidates with:

• a flexible common-sense approach
• the ability to work under pressure
• excellent prioritisation and organisational skills
• excellent verbal and written communication skills
• tact and discretion

The role will focus upon:

• providing secretarial clerical support to the principal, including dealing with correspondence, filing systems, appointments and diary organisation
• receiving filtering and redirecting enquiries for the Principal as appropriate
• preparation of meeting agendas and minute taking as required
• supporting trip approval and educational visits

We can offer:

• A hardworking administration department
• High quality leadership, development and support
• Opportunities to work with colleagues across an ambitious and forward-thinking 2-18+ Sheffield Trust
• A chance to make a real difference to the lives of children

We welcome contact from anyone considering applying to Yewlands and encourage prospective applicants to visit the Academy.

Want to find out more? To request an information pack or for further information please email recruitment@brigantiatrust.net or telephone Mrs C Wall, Brigantia HR at Yewlands Academy, 0114 2329010 ext 1103/1521.


Closing date for applications is Friday 13 September 12 noon