School: Avanti Fields School
Location: Hamilton, Leicester
Contract Type: Term Time, Full-time
Contract Term: Permanent
Salary: Grade 3, £18,480 – £19,616 per annum pro rata
Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Wednesday 13th October 2021, 12 Noon

This is a unique opportunity for dedicated and enthusiastic Administrator to join our team at Avanti Fields. Under the instruction/guidance of senior staff, you will provide general, clerical, administrative and financial support to the school.

What will you do?

  • To deal with more complex reception/visitor etc. matters
  • Supervise, train and develop staff as appropriate.
  • Analyse and evaluate data/information and produce reports/information/data as required
  • Monitor and manage stock within an agreed budget, cataloguing resources and undertaking audits as required
  • Undertake research and obtain information to inform decisions
  • Assist with marketing and promotion of the school including updating the school’s website as required
  • Undertake similar clerical duties commensurate with the level of the post as required by the Principal

For a more comprehensive list of the job responsibilities, please download the Job Description

About us

Avanti Fields School is a new all-through school which welcomed the first intake of Year 7 students in September 2018. The school is rapidly expanding, and will grow year by year to a full cohort of 1,320. This is an exciting time to join the school as it continues its journey to outstanding.

Avanti Fields is a Hindu-designated faith school, part of the growing family of Avanti schools. However, staff and students at Avanti Fields School do not originate from any specific faith background. Applications are welcome from practitioners of any faith and from those of none; they will, however, be expected to be in full sympathy with the unique ethos and vision of the School.

The staff team is passionate about our school and are relentlessly focused on improving the achievement and opportunities for all our students. All staff that work at the school will need to subscribe to our ethos and values and seek to improve and develop their own practice and performance for the benefit of our students. This is a unique opportunity to help develop a new and innovative school which is driven by three key elements for both students and staff:

  • Educational excellence
  • Character formation
  • Spiritual insight

As a genuine all-through school, we are in the position to make a long term, lasting and positive impact on our students’ lives.  The behaviour of learners in our schools is excellent and our parents, carers and students are highly aspirational.

We believe in high expectations, challenge and support to enable our students to understand and develop into the best version of themselves. Through coaching and time allocated to professional development, we support our staff to excel in creating a highly successful learning environment for our students and we are an ambitious team who strive to ensure that all students enjoy learning and

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

We welcome applications from all ages, gender, background and from candidates with disabilities. Any appointment subsequently made will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.

If you have any questions about the post or would like an initial confidential discussion (not part of the assessment process) prior to an application, please email Manisha Wadhwana [email protected]. Please do also visit the Avanti Schools Trust website (www.avanti.org.uk) to find out more.

The deadline for applications is: 12 noon, Wednesday 13th October 2021

Interviews will take place during the week commencing 1st November 2021.

How to apply

Please submit all applications, equal opportunities, and GDPR forms to [email protected] before the above deadline.

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