School Secretary

Job Information

Framlingham College is a co-educational day and boarding school comprising of the Prep School in the beautiful surroundings of Brandeston Hall, and the Senior School which is set in the stunning surroundings in the market town of Framlingham. Curiosity and inquiry are at the heart of a vibrant learning culture and at Framlingham College we believe that every child should experience the joy that is to be found in learning. A Framlingham College education aims to nurture essential skills and habits – adaptability, teamwork and good decision-making for example – by weaving them into the curriculum. We are determined to prepare our young people for their adult world.

We are seeking a highly organised and proactive secretary to join our team in a role essential to the effective operation of the school. The successful candidate must be able to present a calm and professional manner, with a flexible approach to the job and the ability to prioritise tasks in a fast moving environment. Effective communication is essential, together with a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

This is a full-time position working 40 hours a week over 5 days, plus a Saturday morning every other week during term time. Weekday shifts are either 08.00 – 16.30 or 09.15 – 17.45, on a rota basis. This is working term time (33 weeks) plus 14 weeks during school holidays. Salary is £25,056 per annum, based on an hourly rate of £12.11.

We offer a supportive working environment, as well as free lunch each day the kitchen is operational. We offer a number of other benefits including contributory pension scheme and complimentary gym membership.

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Framlingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Post Details

Position details:
Full Time | Permanent

Employment Location:
Framlingham College Senior School

Closing date for applications:
Midday Monday 26th October 2020

Interviews week commencing:
To be confirmed

How To Apply

Please submit a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role together with an application form. Applications will only be accepted by application form. Completed application forms are to be emailed to before the closing date or alternatively, posted to:

The Human Resources Department
Framlingham College
College Road
IP13 9EY

We welcome all applications especially from independent thinkers, creative minds and we very much look forward to receiving your application.

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