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Job Vacancy at Luckington Community School



Job title Finance and Administrative Officer

Number on role Circa 56

Salary Grade G (£11.41 - £12.35 per hour)


Hours Permanent Part Time (20 Hours p/w - 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Monday to Friday)


Commencement date 24th February 2020 (handover with departing Admin Officer during half term w/b 17th February - dates/times are flexible)


Luckington Community School is an exciting and dynamic primary school, set in rural North Wiltshire. We are incredibly proud of the progress our children make and the enriching opportunities we provide them with. The Governors are seeking to appoint a Finance and Administrative Officer to join our strong, friendly and motivated staff team.


We currently have two classes, one is EYFS/KS1 and the other is KS2. At present, the KS2 class is split into Y3/4 and Y5/6 for maths and English in the mornings.


We are looking to appoint an Administration Officer who will manage the school’s finance, HR and site systems and staff.


Luckington Community School is a happy and positive school and we are looking to recruit someone who would fit well in this environment. We have a caring, family atmosphere and we strive to support our children and families in any way we can.

The successful candidate should have:

  • a good standard of general education with very strong IT skills
  • previous admin experience, ideally from working in a school office
  • an organised approach to their work and enjoy a varied workload, prioritising their work accordingly
  • the ability to deal calmly and efficiently with a wide range of situations
  • ability to work under pressure in a friendly and professional manner, dealing with pupils, staff, parents, visitors and members of the public appropriately
  • experience managing budgets, financial reporting, procurement and fixed assets.

We can offer you:

  • a very supportive and friendly team of colleagues
  • the opportunity to work in an encouraging and collaborative environment
  • a handover with our current Admin Office
  • training on school specific systems and/or software


Advertisement closing date Noon 10th February 2020

Interview date 13th February 2020

References will be sought on shortlisted candidates before interview.


We would welcome and encourage informal visits. Please contact the school for an appointment. To learn more about the school please either contact the school administrator on the above telephone number or visit our website


To arrange your visit, obtain a job pack please call our School Administrator, Gwen Pennington. If you would like to have an informal chat about the role, please call our headteacher, David Cook.


Luckington Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful for this position you will be expected to apply for a fresh disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service before appointment is confirmed.