PA to the CEO & Trust Office Coordinator

Empower Trust
Hadnall, Shrewsbury
Grade: 7 Salary Range : Pt 12 to 17 (£21,589 to £23,836)
27 Jun 2019
25 Jul 2019
Contract Type

Full Time, 48 Weeks Per Year (0.92 fte), 37 hours per week

Grade: 7 Salary Range : Pt 12 to 17 (£21,589 to £23,836)

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Personal Assistant who will provide a high level of flexible support to the CEO at Empower Trust. We are seeking a highly driven, motivated, aspiring individual who enjoys the challenge of working in a fast paced environment. You will be highly professional and confident with the ability to liaise at all levels.

You will have excellent communication skills, writing ability and experience of taking accurate minutes.

Experience from an educational background is preferred but consideration will be given to all applicants who have a proven track record of having worked previously in a secretarial/PA position.

In return you will be joining a friendly and motivated team who strive to deliver the best outcomes for children across our Trust.

Empower Trust, a values-led multi-academy trust based on shared vision and principles, opened with 6 founding schools on 1st June 2018. Just 3 months later, we welcomed our seventh school and the foundation of our family of schools was established.

Empower Trust is a network of unique and diverse church and community schools dedicated to ensuring the provision of an outstanding education for every child within the Trust. We believe we have an opportunity to forge our own future and create a local education system based on our commitment and belief that together we can achieve more for our children.

Further information about the post can be found on the Trust website

How to apply
Should you wish to apply for this exciting post, please complete and return a completed application form together with a covering letter demonstrating your suitability for the role. Completed applications should be returned to the following address marked for the attention of Michelle Johnston to:

Empower Trust
Unit 3, The Stables
Sansaw Business Park

Alternatively, your application can be submitted via email to:

Applications should arrive by no later than 12pm, Thursday 11th July 2019
Interviews will be held on Tuesday the 16th July.

Please note that we are unable to accept CV’s.

Empower Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure by Criminal Records Bureau prior to commencement in post.
This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.