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Vacancy Details

Personal Assistant to Headteacher (Designate)

Prendergast School
£27,366 - £28,361 per annum
Prendergast School
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Term Time
35 hours per week. 42 weeks a year (term time only + Inset Days + 15 days in school closure periods).
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
04/08/2021 at 09:30
Prendergast School

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative Headteacher’s PA to provide excellent day-to-day secretarial and administrative support to the Headteacher.

The role will require flexibility and use of initiative to provide a key support function to the Headteacher, often within tight timescales, in a fast-paced environment.

As the ideal candidate, you will be self-motivated, highly organised, with strong interpersonal skills, confident in your approach and demonstrate high levels of attention to detail. You will have a proactive attitude to all tasks, consistently demonstrating initiative in order to play a key role in the effective and efficient running of the school.

Prendergast School is an Outstanding 11-16 Girls School with a mixed 6th Form of over 300 students and benefits from being part of the Leathersellers’ Federation of Schools. Awarded its third Outstanding OFSTED grading in a row in November 2013, the school has been leading girls’ education in Lewisham for over 125 years.

Being part of a successful Federation of Schools, located in easy travelling distance of each other, enables the schools to support each other and share best practice and resources. It also enables the Federation to offer staff the opportunity to develop their career as we are committed to developing and promoting from within wherever possible.

We offer a comprehensive and supportive induction programme for all new staff.  You will also have access to a rich and varied CPD programme within the school and across the Federation.

Interviews:                  Monday 9 August 2021                                  

Please note CVs are not accepted.

The Leathersellers’ Federation of schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all employees are required to have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Appointment will be subject to qualifications, experience checks and satisfactory references.

How to apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.




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