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Vacancy for Administration Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Full Time Post : 35 hours per week

Term Time only, plus Inset Days, plus 1 week working during school holidays

Required to commence as soon as possible to 26th January 2024

BS4, Grade 4, Scale Point 5, £11.18 per hour

Annual Pro Rata Salary for 35 hours per week £17,848

Annual Full Time Equivalent Salary £21,575

With immediate effect, UVHS is seeking to appoint an Administration Assistant with excellent organisational, communication and IT skills to join our exceptional administration team to cover a period of maternity leave for the current post holder.

The successful candidate will provide efficient support to the school, under the guidance of the Office Manager, with the varied aspects of office and attendance administration, reprographics production and reception/student services duties.  Familiarity with Microsoft Office packages and previous experience of working within a busy office environment are essential, as detailed in the full job description and person specification.

If you are an enthusiastic and committed team player who is personable, positive and relates well professionally to students and colleagues, we will be delighted to receive your application.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Please see the introduction and applicant guidance notes and view the full job description and person specification below for further details.


Closing date for applications:     Friday 3rd February 2023 at 9.00 am.

Interviews will be held on:          Date to be confirmed.  


Please provide a covering letter together with a completed UVHS application form to the Headteacher, Mr Matthew Hardwick, at the following email address:

If you have any questions or queries relating to the application procedure, please do not hesitate to email Andrea Herman, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager on

Please would applicants email a scanned copy of their passport with the completed application form.

Please note that UVHS does not accept CV applications.

Ulverston Victoria High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, in line with statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education, Revised September 2022, and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

All offers of employment are conditional upon satisfactory completion of employment vetting checks including an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Service, suitable references, Proof of Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory pre-employment health check and professional qualifications.