Senior Administrative Officer

Required as soon as possible

Salary range: SO1-SO2 (£30,012-£34,299) FTE – (pro rata) 97% of FTE

An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for a highly organised, self-motivated,
efficient and friendly person to join our team.
St Thomas’ is a small thriving, culturally diverse church school situated near the Portobello
Road. Our staff team are all friendly, supportive and enjoy their jobs.

Responsible to the Head Teacher and the Governing Body, the main purpose of the job is as

  • Work as part of an administrative team.
  • Ensuring there are effective administrative systems throughout the school.
  • Act as an ambassador for the school when meeting parents and other
    visitors and be the first point of reference when people arrive on the school
  • Model excellent relationships with children, parents and other professionals
    in the school
  • Offer a friendly, approachable and professional service at all times.


Applicants must possess excellent inter-personal skills, be IT confident and proficient in all
areas of MS Office and ideally applicants will have experience of working in a school

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Closing date: 12 noon Tuesday 9th October
Interviews: week beginning 15th October

– Letter from Head Teacher

– SAO Job Description

– SAO Person Specification

Please complete our Application Form and email to