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Admin Assistant

Job Title:         Administrative Assistant


Reference;      Non-teaching


Category:        School Support


Start date:       As soon as possible


Job type:         Permanent


Job hours:       36 hours per week, Monday – Friday, term time only


Salary per hour: £12.25 - £12.92 per hour (£25,137-£26,520 pro rata)


Address:          Highlands Primary School

                        Highlands Gardens

                        Ilford Essex IG1 3LE

                        020 8554 0044


Highlands Primary School invites applications from highly motivated individuals to support the school administration team.

Highlands is a dynamic learning community of children, staff, parents and governors, with each and every child at the heart of everything we do. Strong teamwork, collaborative working, high aspirations and expectations underpin an environment providing excellent opportunities for staff professional learning and development.  An opportunity has arisen for one individual to undertake the school attendance and admissions processes.


We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have experience of processing school admissions
  • Have experience of processing school attendance
  • Have the ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Are able to remain calm and effective whilst working in a demanding environment
  • Have excellent organisational and time management skills


The Job Description is below which details the full range of duties for the role.


We would usually encourage visits and tours. As these are not possible at the moment, please visit our website to find out more about our school.

Further details and application packs are available on our website:

Closing date:               5pm on Friday 18th June 2021

Shortlisting:                 Shortlisted candidates will be advised on 21st June.

Interview dates:           Wednesday 23rd June – Interviews via Zoom


Completed applications should be returned to