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Summer School Administrator

Job Title: Summer School Administrator
Job Reference No: 18-19110
Responsible to:
Summer School Director
Salary: Dependent on experience
Contract: Temporary Full Time until 10th August 2019
Closing date: Midnight on the 19th May 2019

Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1000 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 300 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community.

Taunton School International (TSI) was set up by Taunton School in 1996 to provide a first step for international students wishing to complete their education in a British school. It is located on the school campus, is fully residential and has places for up to 80 boys and girls aged 14 to 17 years.

We require a Summer School Administrator to support the organisation of Taunton School International Summer School. The successful candidate will work closely with the Summer School and Short Course Co-ordinator, who in turn is responsible to the Summer School Director. The role holder will provide secretarial and administrative duties to support the Summer School/TSI administration team. The post is a full-time, temporary position and the successful candidate will need to have excellent secretarial, organisational and communication skills.

Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding educational environment in which to work.

Application details: Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
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Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check. Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.