Kenton School, Drayton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3RU


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Full time - term time

£21,575 - £22,777 per annum Actual Salary Range: £19,476 to £20,561 per annum (Pay award Pending)

This school has Academy status, and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees.

Kenton School

Drayton Road

Newcastle upon Tyne


Permanent, Full Time

This is a Term-Time only post plus 5 training days and 10 additional days

Hours: 8am to 4pm Monday to Thursday and 8am to 3.30pm on Fridays with a 30-minute unpaid lunch break

Required as soon as possible

At Kenton we are passionate about providing the very best education possible for young people in our city, our region and nationally and our strong and committed team share our vision of ensuring all our students not only reach their potential but that they are confident, happy and resilient students who treat each other with compassion and respect.

We are seeking an exceptional Receptionist/Administrator to join our busy team, acting as first point of contact for students, parents/carers, visitors and other stakeholders. The role is an exciting and diverse one dealing with a wide range of queries and supporting the office with wider administrative tasks.

We are looking for candidates with excellent communication skills, both written and oral, strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise a diverse workload to meet deadlines, exceptional administrative skills including the ability to type and input data with both speed and accuracy, and most importantly, an interest in working in an environment where children are at the heart of everything we do. Previous experience working with in a school setting would be a benefit but is not essential.

If you have the skills, commitment and enthusiasm to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you,

• Pension Scheme

• Cycle to work scheme

• Free on-site parking

• Access to a range of health and wellbeing benefits

• Free gym access at Kenton School

How to Apply

Please download an application form from our website and return it to

Closing date: 9am 5th June 2023 Interviews: 12th June 2023

Northern Leaders Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.

Term-time only (Permanent)

Closing date:

5 June 2023

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