Kennall Vale School – School Secretary

Kennall Vale School is seeking to appoint a school secretary with financial responsibilities. Experience of working in a school, with knowledge of systems and processes is desirable. The role will be 35 hours a week – term time.

Most importantly the successful candidate will need to demonstrate the ability to work under pressure within a busy office environment and will need to be meticulous in attention to detail.

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who is friendly, approachable, calm, considered, diplomatic and a good team player. Love of children is a must.

You will be the first point of contact for anyone outside the school and you will liaise with parents from the very beginning of their child’s school career, to their child’s last day. Excellent communication skills and the ability to manage multiple details and tasks in a fast paced environment are essential.

Prospective candidates are welcome to visit the school – please arrange by phoning the school 01872 863672 or emailing

The candidate must complete a successful probationary period.

Job Description

Closing Date: 24th September 2019