PA to Headteacher/Senior Administration Officer
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/21/153638
  • Published: Wed 02/06/2021, 16:45 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/06/2021, 15:30 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,585 – £31,557
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Connaught School for Girls, Connaught Road, Leytonstone, London , Waltham Forest

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PA to Headteacher/Senior Administration Officer





Dyers Hall Road


London E11 4AE


Headteacher:  Ms. Avani Higgins



☎                    020 8539 3029

Fax                   020 8558 3827





PA to Headteacher/Senior Administration Officer

Term Time Only plus two weeks

Scale SO1 (Outer London)

Required for July 2021



You are invited to apply to join our successful multicultural four form entry school for girls aged 11 – 16 which was graded “Good” by Ofsted in October 2019.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join our supportive and collaborative school at an exciting time in our journey. Connaught School for Girls is an inclusive and oversubscribed school in Waltham Forest which is making a big difference to the lives of our diverse school community.


We have a strong reputation and high expectations of both students and staff and consider this to be an exciting place to work and develop, where creativity and innovation are nurtured. We really know our students, and focus on them as individuals.  Pastoral systems are strong and we value a curriculum offer and activities that educate the whole child. 


As a school we are absolutely committed to ensuring that all staff have access to comprehensive professional development and have developed an exciting and impactful programme designed to offer training that makes a real difference.  We value an excellent home/work balance and do what we can to support our staff and their wellbeing. 


We are looking to appoint an exceptional Senior Administration Officer to oversee the office and be a PA to the Headteacher. The individual will need to be proactive in assisting the Headteacher on a day to day basis.  The ideal candidate will be IT literate, have secretarial knowledge and experience as well as the ability to undertake various administrative tasks.


Full details of this post can be found on the Job Description. If you feel you would be suited to this role we would welcome your application.


Connaught School for Girls is an oversubscribed school in Leytonstone, East London.


Being a small, secondary school enables us to offer students a personalised learning experience:


●        We are a high achieving school producing excellent rates of student progression and examination results

●        We are fully committed to girls’ education as we believe the girls thrive and develop in a single sex environment

●        Standards of student behaviour is outstanding

●        Our school ethos is one of inclusivity and high expectations


If you think this is the post for you, please go to our website for further details and an application pack.


Candidates are invited to contact HR to arrange for an informal tour of the school which does not form part of the shortlist procedures.


In line with our Safeguarding Policy and commitment to promoting the welfare of our students, this appointment will be subject to DBS checks and satisfactory references.


The closing date for applications is 3.30 p.m. on Friday 25th June 2021and interviews will be held shortly after.


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