Administration Assistant/Receptionist

St Columb Major ACE Academy


Administrative Assistant

Grade D £16,302 p.a. pro rata

(Actual salary £11,221)

30 hours per week for 1 year (to be reviewed)

term time + 5 inset days

Start date: February 2019



St Columb Major ACE Academy is an exciting, ambitious and forward thinking primary school near Newquay and is part of the Atlantic Centre of Excellence Trust. Our friendly school is 2 form entry with over 390 pupils on roll.


We seek an Administrative Assistant to work alongside our experienced School office team to provide a full range of administrative services to the school, and a welcoming environment for pupils, staff, parents and visitors. The role is offered initially on a 30 hours per week, fixed term contract of one year, with a view to the hours reducing after the first year.


The successful candidate will have a professional and friendly manner, experience in working in a professional office environment, and be able to work under their own initiative and under pressure at times in this busy school office.



The ideal candidate will

  • be computer literate, with a good standard of education.  
  • have excellent interpersonal skills with a professional and discreet manner
  • Be committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all children.
  • Be committed to completing an apprenticeship training programme


We can offer

  • a supportive, skilled team of colleagues
  • delightful, lively and engaged children
  • a welcoming and friendly working environment
  • a commitment to CPD



To find out more about this exciting opportunity please download the application form and information pack and return the completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form by e-mail or post to the Administration Manager at the school (details below).


ACE Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we implement the safer recruitment process. The successful applicant will be expected to share this commitment and will undergo checks including enhanced DBS check.


Closing date:                   22nd January, 2019

Interview date:                4th February, 2019



The Administration Manager

St Columb Major ACE Academy

Newquay Road

St Columb Major, TR9 6AW

Phone:             (01637) 880272