Administrative Officer – Human Resources

Leicester, Leicestershire
Grade 5, £15,057 - £16,795 per annum (actual salary)
04 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Administrative Officer – Human Resources

37 hours per week, Mon-Fri (Term Time Only)

Grade 5, £15,057 - £16,795 per annum (actual salary)


A fantastic opportunity has become available for an Administrative Officer to join The de Ferrers Academy. Reporting into the Senior Vice Principal and Human Resources Officer. The role will encompass all parts of the employee life cycle from recruitment through to exit including absence management, employee relations and ad hoc project work.  It is an exciting opportunity for someone currently in administration or someone wishing to take their next step in HR having ownership of various areas with the support of the Senior Vice Principal and the Human Resources Officer.

The de Ferrers Academy has gained a reputation for high levels of academic achievement, demonstrated by the fact that the 2015 results at GCSE and A-level are the best on record.  We have a positive ethos and excellent staff/student relationships, we value our staff and are committed to their personal and professional development.    In recent years, the Academy has developed a national reputation for innovation and success in Learning technologies and ICT.   The Academy is an Apple Regional Training Centre, with 1:1 use of iPads for all Key Stage 4 and 5 students.

All prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the Academy.  We are situated on the rural outskirts of Burton upon Trent, within easy access of Birmingham, Nottingham and Derby.  As the academy of choice for the local area, you will feel part of a supported community and, most importantly, a warm and friendly environment in which to educate our young people.  We offer an employee reward package which includes car leasing discounts and our own independent travel consultant.   

This role offers an exceptional opportunity to the successful candidate.   If you wish to join this dynamic Academy, we look forward to hearing from you.   A full job description and application details can be accessed via the Academy’s website, or alternatively please contact Samantha Lawless on 01283 247700.   Please note completed applications should be received by 9:00 am on the closing date.

Closing date : Tuesday 15th May 2018

Interview date:  Monday 21st May 2018


This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.