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Administration Assistant Salary Grade: Scale 3 Points 14 - 17

Administration Assistant

Salary Range: £17,681 to £18,672  per annum, pro rata

Hours: between 25 and 37 hours per week (to be determined at interview), Term time only (39 weeks per year)

Varndean School’s vision for World Class education means we have a continuing focus on excellent customer service and the delivery of the very best administration services. We require an enthusiastic, committed and flexible assistant to join our administration team. The role involves general school administration, plus specific responsiblity for school lettings administration, room bookings and the school calendar. Excellent administration skills and a passion for education are required.

If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Hilary Goldsmith, Director of Finance & Operations, Varndean School. Email:   

The closing date is 7am on Monday, November 26th and interviews are currently scheduled for later that week. We reserve the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of the closing date, should an exceptional candidate apply.

Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.  

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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