Administrative Assistant – P/T & Term Time Only

SGS Berkeley Green UTC

Discover the benefits of joining SGS Academy Trust

Join South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academy Trust and be part of educating the workforce of the future, whilst receiving training and development to support your transition into an exciting new career.

We’re really keen to hear from enthusiastic, committed potential employees of the future. For our part, we will provide you with a rewarding career and the development and support you need to make this transition successful.

You will become part of the SGS family, which includes other schools within the Trust and SGS College.

Many valuable staff benefits. Including:

  • Free Parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted shopping benefits
  • Excellent Pension Schemes: Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) for Corporate staff and Teachers Pension Scheme (TPS) for academic staff
  • Access to a wide variety of external health and wellbeing resources via SGS College’s occupational health portal.

What support is available to me?

You will be invited to attend our comprehensive induction programme and get up to date with all statutory and mandatory training. You will be entitled to a selection of training and development opportunities to support your professional and personal development.

SGS Academy Trust and Berkeley Green UTC have an exciting opportunity for an Administrative Assistant.

Post Number: REQ000386

Full Time Equivalent Salary Range: £19,206.00 – £20,385.00 pro rata per annum

Actual Salary Range: £17,048.06 – £18,094.59 per annum*

*Based on Contract Type & Hours

 (Salary is dependent on level of qualification and experience)

Term Time Only Contracts will occur a salary adjustment if the start date is after 1st September

Contract Type: Part-Time, Term-Time Only (41 weeks), & Fixed Term until 31 August 2022

Hours: 36 hours per week (08.30 – 16.30 Mon -Thurs & 08.30 – 15.00 Fri)

SGS Academy Trust and Berkeley Green UTC have an exciting opportunity for an Administrative Assistant.

Make a difference – This is a role which enables you to make a difference to the life chances of young people each and every day.  At SGS Berkeley Green UTC, we are a small and close-knit team.  We enjoy working together in our mission to help students secure their dream job in technical industries.  The value that best expresses our ethos is professionalism, and this is demonstrated in everything that we do.  Berkeley Green is not like any other school you have visited.  We benefit from working in state-of-the art buildings on the banks of the River Severn, with students who know what they want to do and work hard to get there.  We have high standards for ourselves and for each other.

We are seeking somebody who is an enthusiastic team player with excellent inter-personal skills and is equally skilled at working independently. If you are an experienced administrator and confident with Microsoft packages, please take a look at the job description and person specification.

Please note that this post is term-time only, except for one week during the summer holidays.

SGS Berkeley Green UTC opened in September 2017 with outstanding facilities, in a state-of-the-art building.  We provide specialist, high quality technical and academic education for 14-19 students with a strong interest in Engineering and Digital Technologies including Cyber Security.  Although we are a specialist centre, the core subjects are very much the foundations on which all else rests.  Developing learners who are confident, fluent and creative is a priority for us.  As the first University Technical College (UTC) in Gloucestershire, Berkeley Green aspires to combine outstanding academic and technical education.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College sponsor SGS Berkeley Green UTC as part of their Multi-Academy Trust, and their size and range of expertise forms the basis of the support for schools within the Trust.

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Why choose SGSAT Berkeley Green UTC?

You will become part of the wider SGS family supporting you with your professional development, access to the LGPS, discounted shopping benefits, and access to a wide variety of external health and wellbeing resources.

Join us, and make a real difference! – If you are interested in this position please complete an online application form by clicking on apply.

Closing Date: Sunday 12 September 2021                           

Expected Interview Date: w/c 13 September 2021

The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Disclosure Certificate, Enhanced with Children’s Barred list check, as a requirement of the job.

South Gloucestershire and Stroud Academy Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.


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Date Posted: 27/08/2021

Deadline for applications: 12/09/2021

Location: SGS Berkeley Green UTC, Gloucestershire Science & Technology Park, Berkeley, Gloucestershire. GL13 9FB

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