Trust Administrative Assistant

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
15 Sep 2021
04 Oct 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

37 hours per week

Requests for flexibility in working arrangements/patterns would be considered 

Location: Bottisham Village College


Anglian Learning is a high-performing multi-academy trust. The Trust currently supports 6 secondary and 8 primary schools, educating over 7,000 pupils and employing more than 800 staff. Our schools are at the heart of their communities and as well as providing a broad, rich and vibrant curriculum to pupils they also provide sporting, community education and other facilities and opportunities to their local community.

Anglian Learning has grown significantly with 6 schools joining the Trust last year and a further primary school joining us in April this year. We are also planning for the opening of a new primary school, north of Cambridge airport in 2022.


The Vacancy

Do you have a passion for excellence and a flexible approach to working? If so, we have a great opportunity for you as we seek to appoint an enthusiastic and proactive Administrative Assistant to this new Trust role. Being a part of the business support provision for our central team, this varied role provides confidential administrative and personal assistant support to Directors, as well as assisting with the development of promotional materials under the direction of the Trust Marketing Manager and PA to the Executive Trust Leadership Team .

The successful candidate will have a keen eye for detail, the ability to communicate with individuals across all levels, and be able to work on their own initiative whilst dealing with changing priorities. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Word is required.

If you would like an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Sarah Golding, Trust Marketing Manager and PA to the Executive Trust Leadership Team at



This role is equally suitable for someone wishing to take the first steps into a career in business administration or an experienced individual wishing to further develop their career. For further information please download the Trust Administrative Assistant Application Pack and an application form from


To apply for the role please complete the Anglian Learning support staff application form and send together with a letter of application of no more than 2 sides of A4, outlining how your skills and experience will enable you to be successful in this role. Please send to Kathryn Oliver, Director of HR at


CVs will not be accepted.


Closing Date: 12 noon 4 October 2021

Interview date: 13 October 2021


Anglian Learning is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks. Therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check. The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.