School Administration Assistant

United Kingdom
75.00 - 80.00 GBP Daily
15 Nov 2021
13 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
School Administration Assistant


GBP80 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are previous experience working in an administrative role in a school.

Contract dates

Initially until Christmas 2021, potential permanent post for the right candidate

The role

Providing administrative support for students, parents and staff, you will be a highly organised individual able to prioritise workload and work to strict deadlines. Duties will include answering queries both face-to-face and over the telephone alongside administrative duties including writing reports, updating databases and filing systems. You will need an efficient and helpful demeanour and an ability to think on your feet as well as excellent communication skills.

Experience in a similar role and a knowledge of SIMS (School Information Management System) is essential as is a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

The role is full-time, 37 hours per week.


To be considered for the School Administration Assistant position, you will:

Have a previous experience working in an administrative role in a school
Have knowledge of SIMS (School Information Management System)
Have a high level of literacy and numeracy
Have excellent organisational and communication skills
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria)
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period)
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support
How to apply

If you are a School Administration Assistant and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Secondary Education team on (phone number removed).