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Office Manager

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£33,948-£36,711 or £33,948 – £36,711
Buxton School, Cann Hall Road, Leytonstone
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/07/2019 at 09:00 AM
Vacancy Description


Required as soon as possible

 SCALE: SO2- P02             

SALARY: £33,948-£36,711 or £33,948 – £36,711 per annum (Pay scale based on experience and qualifications)

CONTRACT: 52 weeks, 36 hours per week

 Buxton school is a vibrant and exciting place to work, with a staff team who are committed to making a difference to the lives of young people. We believe that every pupil can be inspired to be the very best that they can be and we set the highest expectations so that pupils develop the skills, confidence and independence necessary to become successful learners.

We are seeking to appoint Office Manager to lead on the delivery of a comprehensive administrative support service and who will also be tasked to do Human Resources admin and facilitate payroll.

 We offer:

• high quality continued professional development
• an excellent learning environment and ICT facilities
• a supportive culture with a focus on high expectations

 The successful candidate must have evidence of successfully working in a similar role, be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills and understand the complexities of working in a school environment.With a Good Ofsted rating and an impressive new building (with staff parking facilities) this is an ideal time to join Buxton School.  Please note, there is an expectation that the majority of annual leave is to be taken during the school holidays.

 Please note that CVs alone will not be accepted and we reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date. Application forms and further details are can be downloaded from the school website at or by contacting the Executive Head teacher’s PA, Stacey Bell at  

 Buxton School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.



15th July at 9am              



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.