St John's CE (VC) Primary School

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Clerical Officer Vacancy


Start Date – 05/09/2022

20 hours per week to be paid at Grade 3, SCP 3 (£18,887 to £19,264 FTE) 38 weeks per year.


St. John’s C of E Primary school are looking to appoint a Clerical Officer to join our school and be part of an effective office team. The successful applicant will take up post as of September 5th on a 20 hour temporary contract in the first instance. The hours are 8.30am to 12.30pm Monday to Friday.

We are looking for someone with experience of general clerical and administrative duties. You would be supported and guided by the School Bursar.


This is an exciting time to be part of the St John’s team and presents a great opportunity to embark upon the next stage of their career. We are proud to serve the local community and are dedicated to our ongoing journey of improvement.


The Receptionist/Administrative Assistant will provide/be:

  • Computer literate with a willingness to learn new IT skills and packages.
  • Efficient and effective administration support for the school;
  • Experience of and confidence in dealing with members of the public in a busy school environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Friendly and approachable, flexible, resilient and hardworking;
  • A professional approach, being able to work appropriately under own initiative on his/her own and as part of a team;


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children; therefore the post is subject to suitable references and an enhanced DBS check.


N.B. We reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised date should we receive a large number of applications.


Closing date: 13th July 2022 at 4pm

Interview date: 15th July 2022.