Administrative Assistant

Salary £19,650 to £20,852 per annum pro rata

Actual salary £16,880 to £17,913 per annum

37 hours per week (8am to 4pm Mon-Fri) - Term Time only (39 weeks)

Full Time

Required 1st September 2022

Interview Date - 4 August 2022

Closing Date - 1 August 2022

Berewood Primary School opened in 2014 and is set in beautiful grounds in Waterlooville, with 420 pupils on roll.  Pupils and staff share a Berewood bond of being kind and helpful, respectful and safe and resilient and hardworking.


As the first point of contact for the school, you will create a friendly and positive image by being able to respond promptly and positively to request relating to a broad range of topics.  With responsibility to ensure an effective and professional administrative service for the School, you will work within University of Chichester Academy Trust and School policies and procedures, balancing differing demands to ensure that the school is a safe, happy and welcoming environment for all. 


In return, you will be adaptable and enjoy working in a small team environment with a people-centric, resolution focused approach and have a good attention to detail. You will bring strong organisational skills and enjoy a varied role with a good understanding of general administrative practices and procedures. Previous school experience and knowledge of school administrative duties and information management systems would be advantageous although is not essential.


Berewood Primary School is part of the family of the University of Chichester Multi Academy Trust enabling opportunities to network and share good practice.  Whilst the schools within the Trust family have their own unique identity, there is a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where staff feel valued and recognised for their contributions.  We are a diverse and inclusive organisation, where we have a passion to make a real difference to the life chances of children and young people.  You will be joining at an exciting time for the Trust as we have ambitious growth plans over the next 2-3 years. 


Closing date:                         Monday, 1 August 2022 by 9 a.m.

Interview date:                      Thursday, 4 August 2022


For full details and an application form please visit our jobs page at or go to  If you would like an informal discussion regarding the role, school, or the Trust please email in the first instance to arrange for a call back.



We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of all relevant pre-employment checks.