Working at King's Schools
King’s Schools, Taunton, comprising of King’s Hall School and King’s College, are committed to providing a supportive working environment to all its members of staff, and we recognise that in order to achieve this it is important to attract, recruit and retain staff who share this commitment. In order to do this we offer a number of benefits to our staff including the following: King’s Schools’ Support Staff Pension Plan and Teachers’ Pension Scheme (if staff wish to pay more into their pension they have the option to do so), competitive rates of pay, company sick pay scheme, and staff discount on school day fees.
Join the team!
All successful applicants will be required to undergo the relevant safeguarding checks and an enhanced DBS check. A copy of our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy and our Privacy Notice can be found by visiting our Policies page. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. For further information, or to enquire about a vacancy, please contact the HR Department on 01823 328105/328100 or email SLBaverstock@kings-taunton.co.uk. Please note that applications must be made on a King's Schools form and CVs on their own cannot be considered.
Admissions and School Secretary
King’s Schools are seeking a full time Admissions and School Secretary. Reporting to the Director of Marketing and Admissions (and indirectly to the Headmaster’s PA/Office Manager at King’s Hall School), the Admissions and School Secretary will work all year round and be the first point of contact for prospective families as well as providing administrative support to the Admissions and Marketing Department.
He or she will combine a wide range of skills, including:
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Strong computer literacy skills with facility in using Microsoft Word, Excel and database programmes
- A high level of organisational and administrative competency
- Good speaking and presentation skills and a sound command of written English
- A desire to be part of a successful team
- Knowledge of independent boarding school education an advantage but not essential
For an application pack, please contact the HR Dept on 01823 328105/328100 or email: SLBaverstock@kings-taunton.co.uk
The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Monday 29 July 2019.
Interviews will be held in the week commencing 5 August 2019.
Please note: This position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.