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School Administrator – Springhead School, Scarborough

Location Springhead School


Salary From

£17079 pro rata

Salary To

£17787 pro rata


Grade E sp pt 6 – 8 (£17,097.27 - £17,787.54 pro rata. £9.94 - £10.34 per hour)

The applicant pack is available for download (preferred) or will be emailed if you contact

The role will have a six month probationary period and include the following (see job description and person specification for full details):

  • reception duties over two sites (Lady Edith’s Drive and Barry’s Lane)
  • ICT administrative responsibilities for the Website, Sharepoint and Social Media platforms
  • administrative support for Child Protection, CIN and CLA process
  • administation of personnel and recruitment
  • you may be required to go to the bank / post office and to the Falsgrave Community Centre (3rd site)

We are seeking to appoint someone who is resliant, reliable, flexible and empathic requiring good organisational and communication skills.

Have confidence and experience in using ICT to support the school website, Sharepoint and social media platforms.

Hold a Level 2 or above word processing qualification or be willing to qualify. Be able to remain calm and respond positively to rapid change and busy offices.

Springhead School is an all-age specialist school for cognition and learning – a community special school based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Our pupils have a wide range of learning needs including complex moderate, severe or profound learning difficulties or disabilities.

We are registered for pupils aged between 2 and 19 years and many have a broad range of additional special needs such as autism, physical disabilities, complex medical needs or social, emotional and mental health issues, but all of which are combined with learning needs.

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of our children and young people and we have a robust child protection policy and recruitment procedures. Referees will be contacted prior to short-listing and will be asked if they know of any child protection issues or allegations against you.

This school is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all and ensuring that all stages of the recruitment and selection process are free from unlawful discrimination and bias. Recruitment and selection procedures may be monitored to ensure that applicants are not being discriminated against on the grounds of any protected characteristic; sex, race, disability age, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity.

The school operates over three sites. The post will be based on our main school site at Barry’s Lane and on the Sixth Form site at Lady Edith’s Drive during each week. The post will support the headteacher and School Business Manager. Closing date: Sunday 12.07.20 Interview date: Thursday 16.07.20

Application Pack.docx
Job Description and Person Specification.docx
Safeguarding Statement.docx
Self Disclosure Form.doc
Letter from Headteacher.docx
Application Form.docx

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