SEND Admin Assistant

SEND Administrative Assistant

Grade 2 – £18,154 per annum (which reflects actual salary)

37 hrs per week, Term Time + 1 week

Reporting directly to the SENCO, you will provide efficient and effective administrative support to the work of the SEND Department.

Main duties will include maintaining records of pupil exam access arrangements, preparing correspondence and arranging and supporting meetings.  The successful applicant will be the first point of contact within the SEND Department for staff, students, parents/carers and outside agencies.

Previous experience in a school environment is desirable but it is more important that you are a strong administrator with excellent organisational skills.  Applicants must have excellent IT skills including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and be able to quickly develop proficiency in school systems and databases.

Effective communication skills and flexibility are also essential, as is the ability to work effectively to deadlines and as part of a team.

Applicants should hold an NVQ level 2 in Administration and have a good demonstrable level of numeracy and literacy e.g. level 2 qualification in maths and English.

To find out more about this post please see the applicant information pack below

SEND Admin Assistant Applicant Information Pack

Closing Date

Monday 5th September 2022

Completed application forms should be emailed to

Please do not attach copies of CV’s/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and young people. We have a robust Safeguarding Policy and all staff will receive training relevant to their role at induction and throughout employment with the Trust. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service criminal records check for work with children.



Job Summary

Location: Consett Academy
Salary: £18,154
Posted on: 29 July 2022
Closing on: 05/09/2022