School Secretary & PA to Headmaster and Bursar
Cargilfield School, Edinburgh
Closing Date: 17.00, Wednesday 28th February 2018
Contract Type: Full time
Contract Term: Permanent
Salary: £23,000 – £27,000 dependent upon experience
Cargilfield is a leading independent preparatory school in Edinburgh for boys and girls aged 3 to 13.
Our current School Secretary will be emigrating in May and we are therefore seeking to recruit an experienced, confident all-rounder to run the School office and provide PA support to the Headmaster and Bursar.
The ideal candidate will have experience of running the administrative function of a busy office and providing PA support to a senior management team. With demonstrable experience of MS Word, Outlook, Excel and Powerpoint, the candidate must be capable of prioritising his or her work calmly and effectively whilst dealing appropriately with children, parents, staff and governors.
Previous experience of working in a school is desirable but not essential, however a strong understanding of and empathy with the aims of the School is a prerequisite.
Cargilfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and PVG.
Closing date for applications is 17.00 on Wednesday 28th February 2018.
Interviews will take place on 8th / 9th March 2018 with the preferred start date of Tuesday 17th April 2018.
To apply please download an application form from the School website and submit along with a CV and covering letter to email@example.com before the closing date.