Job Description

Based in the Kent countryside and close to the Cathedral city of Canterbury, Junior King’s is one of the most prestigious prep schools in the country for pupils aged 3-13 years. Within the heart of the school lies a very unique, strong and special community. We recognise that every child has different strengths and talents, and we pride ourselves on nurturing and helping each pupil to reach their true potential. This is an exciting opportunity to join our staff support team.

This position will be split between two roles. The role advertised will be from 9am-5.30pm, five days a week for 37 weeks per year, with additional Saturday mornings (8.30am -12.30pm) covered in rotation. This equates to approximately 11 Saturday mornings across the school year.

We seek a reliable, organised, experienced, confident, hard-working and calm Office Administrator to join our busy School Reception Office.  This is a very important, outward facing role and is for someone with excellent and effective communication skills, a proactive, friendly attitude, and a caring manner.

Excellent IT skills, including proficiency in Word, Excel, Microsoft Forms, Cognito Forms, our school data base, invoice programme (any training needed will be given) are essential requirements.

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Closing date for receipt of applications: 13 April 2023.

The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  The School will also carry out an online search of all shortlisted candidates.