General Administrator

Croydon, Surrey
Date Posted:08 Feb 2019

General Administrator

Croydon, Surrey
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General Administrator

This is a long-term role in a Secondary School based in Monks Orchard Croydon starting immediately on a long-term basis with the possibility of a permanent contract in the future at a rate of £11/hour.
The school is a Good OFSTED rated secondary school that consistently gets strong results in academic and behaviour. The school looks believes in striving for academic success, respecting individual abilities and talents, and fostering pride in the school.

We are looking for:
*A candidate with demonstrable Secondary School administrator experience
*Proficiency in SIMS is a must
*Positive attitude and pride in their work
*A candidate who is familiar with up to date safeguarding policies and procedures
*Someone within daily commuting distance to Croydon or Eden Park
*A candidate with a DBS on the Update Service or a willingness to participate in a DBS check

The Role:
*General administrator responsibilities
oLiaising with internal bodies and parents/carers
oStepping in where needing to ensure the smooth operations of the front desk and admin office
oAnswering phones/Greeting visitors
oCompleting SIMS updates as needed and inputting invoices using SIMS
oOrdering stock as needed
*8-4 or 9-5 working hours

The General Administrator will start working on a long-term basis and will have the option of joining on a permanent basis in the future.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful as a General Administrator you will need to:
*Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this General Administrator position in Croydon. For more information about the role, contact Dylan Laidlaw on 0207 845 5450 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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