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Administrative Assistant to Headteacher

We wish to appoint an exceptional administrative assistant to support the Headteacher of the Lower Academy within the Basildon Academies Trust. 

This is a unique opportunity to join a successful academy as part of a supportive and very hard working administrative team. 

Salary Range: Salary Band 3: £26,182 - £28,440 (Actual starting salary £26,182 with yearly performance based increments)

Working weeks: 52 Weeks 
Working Hours: 37 hours per week 08:00-16:00 Monday - Friday (08:00 – 15:30 Tuesday)

The role will involve all aspects of general administration, your accuracy and attention to detail will be paramount.

We are an aspirational academy operating across two sites.  The Lower Academy specialises in the teaching of our Key Stage 3 students, whilst the Upper Academy specialises in teaching Key Stage 4 and 5.   We pride ourselves on being a truly inclusive academy and this is actively underpinned by our motto ‘Aspire Believe Achieve’.

The academy prides itself on providing staff with the most appropriate and effective support to ensure that their professional development needs are fully met and that there is a high level of challenge in the opportunities they are offered.   We have an excellent track record of providing promotion and responsibility opportunities to staff that aspire to leadership.

If you are a diligent and self-motivated support professional, then please download and complete our application form and return it to our Recruitment Coordinator Dani Silk -

Closing Date: Midday, Monday 08th July 2024

Position Available: September 2024 or Sooner

The Basildon Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to DBS and health checks.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications or are able to fill the position faster than originally anticipated.