Business Support Apprentice Level 2

Hours:  Fixed term – 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.15pm (1-hour lunch) Term time only, plus 10 days in the summer holidays

Required for:  As soon as possible Duration: 1 year (permanent post possible upon successful completion of Apprenticeship

Salary:  7.00 per hour initially, moving £8.00 per hour after 6 months probation

Purley Oaks is a friendly and inclusive primary school. Our children are happy to come to school and an enthusiasm for learning. We are looking for a Business Support Apprentice to join our friendly and supportive Business Team. You should be enthusiastic, calm under pressure and able to communicate well with all levels of staff and children.

We are looking for someone who is able to:

  • Understand your role and contribution to the School’s Vision
  • Strong and consistent customer service values
  • Develop positive relationships with parents, pupils and staff
  • Be professional and calm • work as part of a team and on your own
  • Respect confidential information
  • Ensure the school office remains compliant and follows safeguarding and school policies
  • Understand and respect the individual needs of students, parents and staff
  • Demonstrate the enthusiasm to provide the very best service for our parents, staff and pupils
  • contribute positively to the running of the office with ideas and a ‘can do team approach’
  • Undertake appropriate training as required

Purley Oaks Primary School is committed to safeguarding. The successful candidate will need an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, evidence of right to work in the UK and two satisfactory references. Please bring to the interview photographic identification and certificates of all relevant qualifications.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

VISITS TO THE SCHOOL ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED

Applicants are encouraged to make an appointment to view by contacting PA to Headteacher on 020 8688 4268 or by emailing hr@purleyoaks.croydon.sch.uk.

DATA PROTECTION

In line with UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) the school is responsible for holding and protecting personal data. We are required to share some data with our Local Authority, Croydon Council and the Department for Education. For further information please see our Data Protection Policy and Privacy Notices.

APPLICATIONS

Please complete the application and equal opportunities monitoring forms and provide a supporting statement which shows how you meet the criteria outlined in the Person Specification.

AS A SAFER RECRUITMENT SCHOOL REFERENCES WILL BE SORT PRIOR TO INTERVIEW. PLEASE PROVIDE TWO EMAIL ADDRESSES ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM FOR YOUR REFEREES.

Application forms and supporting statements should be sent to: hr@purleyoaks.croydon.sch.uk.

Closing Date:  29th June 2024, 12.00 midday

Interviews:  TBC

Tenable:  As soon as possible

Business Support Apprentice Job Description May 2024

Business Support Apprentice Person Spec May 2024

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form – Electronic Version – January 2022

Guidance Notes for Applicants – January 2022