Manor Field Primary School

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Vacancy - PA to Headteacher & Attendance Officer

PA to Headteacher & Attendance Officer

Manor Field Primary School

Junction Road. Burgess Hill

RH15 0PZ

Pay Scale: Grade 6 (Point 9) - £20,903 pro rata

Contract Terms: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm, term time only plus five inset days


Start date: September 2021


We are looking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic individual with strong communication, organisational and administrative skills to the position of Personal Assistant to the Head Teacher with the added responsibility for the school’s attendance.  We are a vibrant, forward-looking school with a great team of happy, supportive and friendly staff and wonderful pupils.


You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to build effective relationships with the different teams within the school. You will need to manage your workload effectively and work to deadlines whilst retaining a sense of humour and giving priority to the needs of the children and the school as a whole. Previous experience of working in a school environment will be a significant advantage.

Manor Field is a large primary school on the outskirts of Burgess Hill with approximately 500 pupils on roll and less than a 5 minute walk from Wivelsfield Station.  We enjoy all of the benefits of a large school including team working, a spacious building and excellent outdoor facilities.


Manor Field Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory reference checks and DBS clearance.

Please email your completed application for the attention of Mrs Kerry Kirkin, School Business Manager at or by post to Manor Field Primary School, Junction Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 0PZ.

Closing date for application:        Wednesday 25th August 2021 noon

Interviews will be held on:            Tuesday 7th September 2021      


*** Please note that we are unable to accept CVs.***


Attached documents: 

Job description and person specification - PA to Headteacher and Attendance Officer

Application Form - PA to Headteacher and Attendance Officer

Shortlisted_Candidate_Information - PA to Headteacher and Attendance Officer