Clerical Assistant

POST TITLE:  Clerical Assistant


HOURS: 17.5 hours per week (Term time only)

REQUIRED FOR: February 2019

The Wensum Trust is seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic colleague at Firside Junior School, part of the Wensum Trust family of schools.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, reliable and responsible person to the role of Clerical Assistant. Responsibilities will include general administrative duties, collation of dinner registers on a daily basis, recording and tracking school trip forms, distributing and dispatching of mail and answering telephone and e-mail enquiries.  You will be a good communicator, able to liaise with other staff and parents professionally.  The role will involve a varied mix of clerical and administrative work.  The successful candidate will have, proven relevant experience of working in a similar role.  In return we offer friendly, experienced and supportive colleagues, a well-resourced school with spacious grounds and the opportunity to work within a successful multi-academy trust.

Through partnership to excellence, The Wensum Trust is committed to offering excellent professional opportunities and learning opportunities for its staff.

The Wensum Trust is committed to the protection and safety of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an appropriate Enhanced DBS check.

The Wensum Trust warmly welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

For an informal discussion or visit to the school please contact Mrs Nickerson-White, School Secretary through the school office.

Further details and application forms are available on request from:

Mrs M Nickerson-White


The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 21 January 2019

Interviews will be held:  w/c 28 January 2019

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