School Administrator (SIMS Essential)

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Date Posted:22 May 2020
  1. School Administration
£65 - £80 per day
  1. Long-term

School Administrator (SIMS Essential)

Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Full time school administrator with SIMS experience

Tradewind are working with a Junior school in the Chesterfield area seeking an experienced school administrator including experience of using SIMS. The role is full time from the hours of 8am to 3.30pm during term time. There may be opportunity for overtime during the school holidays.

The successful candidate will be responsible for all school admin duties including managing correspondence with parents, front of house reception and managing deliveries to school premises. You will be working with an experienced school Business manager and another experienced school administrator.

You must be well presented and professional and have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and SIMs software packages. Relevant admin qualifications would be welcome bit not essential for this role where previous experience in a similar role within a school or education setting is the main criteria.

The school is well located to be easily reached via the M1 motorway as well as being located a short distance from Chesterfield train station. The school is a large 2 form entry primary school with around 350 students on roll.

Pay £65.00 - 80.00 per day dependant on experience

At Tradewind Recruitment we offer;

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 a great referral bonus*
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Full training is provided by the client
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 in this Full time school Administrator role you will need to:
Have experience in a similar role and be experienced in the use of SIMS.
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable and professional reference checks.
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.

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.

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy click Apply or send your CV to Tradewind's experienced specialist recruiter: or call: 0114 2870650.

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