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Administration Assistant (Full-time/Part-time 8.00am - 4.00pm)

Becket Keys’ students are passionate about their school, and staff will tell you that this is an exciting and exceptional place to work - with an ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted judgement awarded in our first (2014) inspection. The school offers a high-quality education in a caring, Christian environment in which each student is known, valued, and encouraged to achieve his/her individual potential. We are committed to outstanding academic performance and to fostering a love of learning in our students.

We are currently looking to appoint an enthusiastic Administrator to join our friendly and welcoming office team. The successful candidate should have energy, enthusiasm, the ability to prioritise and be someone who pays meticulous attention to detail. You will be approachable, have strong communication skills and be extremely organised.

Becket Keys Church of England School has ‘Faith in Learning’. This means that we fully expect Learning to take place for all our students on a daily basis. We also bring Faith into Learning as part of our strong Christian Ethos. This does not mean that candidates have to be a Christian, but support for the values and ethos of a Christian school is essential. Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need a full DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check, which can be applied for once a job offer is made. The school is committed to safe recruitment and the post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job Profile - Administration Assistant

Closing date: Monday 30th January 2023

Early applications are encouraged, and interviews may take place on a rolling basis.

What is it like to work at Becket Keys?

Becket Keys Church of England School is situated in Brentwood, Essex. This town is in a semi-rural setting and is just under half an hour to London by train. The area has excellent transports links via the M25, A12 and A127 road network.  Brentwood is a great place to base yourself in order to enjoy Essex and the surrounding countryside and the excitement of London.

Becket Keys offers a high quality education in a caring, Christian environment in which each student is known, valued and encouraged to achieve his/her individual potential. We are committed to outstanding academic performance and to fostering a love of learning in our students.

At Becket Keys:

Our students

  • Act responsibly and respectfully
  • Aim high in life and learning
  • Engage with and contribute to the local community

Our staff

  • Support all students to achieve their greatest academic potential
  • Provide a nurturing environment where students and their individual learning needs are known by all
  • Encourage parental engagement

We place emphasis on all members of our community co-operating with others considerately and honestly, promoting the understanding that with rights come responsibilities.

We recognise the hard work and commitment shown by our staff and as well as competitive salaries, all our teachers have professional development opportunities individually tailored to where they are in their careers. Newly Qualified Teachers are supported with a programme run by members of the Senior Leadership Team. Each year we hope to bring in at least three NQTs/ECTs alongside a high number of student teachers to create a learning hub. This hub provides training on a weekly basis for these new to teaching colleagues and is used by other local schools who wish to benefit. 

Staff are provided with laptops and all the software and equipment they need to teach effectively. Whether it is a new interactive whiteboard, a visualiser or simply a clicker to advance to the next slide on a PowerPoint!

We look after our staff's every need, from simple things like free tea and coffee throughout the day, and delicious meals at lunchtime to the use of our quiet and spacious staff room for collaborative work and support.

Potential applicants who have children may be interested to hear that our admissions policy offers the opportunity for staff to gain a place for their child at the school. In 2021, seven members of staff took advantage of this offer. 

If you are looking for a positive atmosphere and a great place to work then look no further than Becket Keys! Would you like more information about teaching at Becket Keys? Click here

Speculative applications are always welcome. Please complete the Application Form and the Equalities Monitoring Form and return it to the school along with your Personal Statement to vacancies@becketkeys.org. Please contact us on this email if you require any further information.