Family Support Advisor – St John’s School Highbury Vale C of E Primary School

Date posted: 27th May 2022 Closing date: 17th Jun 2022 Borough: Islington Position: Family Support Advisor
Interview Date: 27th Jun 2022 Salary: Sc 5 SCP 12 £26,608 Pro Rata School: St John’s Highbury Vale CE Primary School

St John’s School Highbury Vale C of E Primary School,
Conewood Street,
Islington, London, N5 1DL

Family Support Advisor
Pay Scale – Sc 5, SCP 12
£26,608 Pro Rata
Closing date Friday 10 June 9am
Interviews week commencing 20 June 2022

The children and staff at St. John’s Highbury Vale CE Primary School are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic and financially experienced person to join our team. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing an effective financial and personnel support service for the school and undertake responsibility for the day-to-day organisation, management and supervision of the school’s administration and premises functions.

We are looking for an individual who wants to work as part of a small, but dedicated, team that makes a real difference for the children, staff and parents at our school.

We are looking for a Family Support Advisor who:

• Can liaise effectively with pupils, parents and staff
• Can use SIMs effectively, including to monitor attendance and punctuality
• Is able to maintain excel spreadsheets and databases
• Is able to maintain and update the schools website
• Can place orders and deal with invoices

We can offer you:

• a forward thinking school in central London
• a stimulating working environment
• an effective induction programme
• a happy, friendly and committed staff team
• A high standard of CPD

You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an ability to build effective relationships with the whole school community. You must be able to manage your workload effectively and work to deadlines whilst retaining a sense of humour and always prioritising the needs of the children. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

St. John’s Highbury Vale C.E Primary School serves a diverse community and is situated 3 minutes from Arsenal tube station.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit contact the school office.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 9am Friday 10th June 2022
INTERVIEWS: Week Beginning Monday 20th June 2022

Please send completed application form to for the attention of Lindsey Hodgson.

Successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure and provide good references before commencing work.

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