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Castleford Academy is an 11-19 over subscribed, successful mixed comprehensive of over 1,300 pupils offering a broad and balanced curriculum. We are firmly committed to establishing first class standards and are proud of our achievements. Our expectations are high and this is reflected in our very successful academic record. The Academy was inspected in September 2014 and was judged ‘Good.’ 

Leaders challenge and support all stakeholders to achieve outstanding outcomes for all pupils across the MAT. We value and develop our staff by attracting and retaining high quality teachers, supporting them to achieve their best and create opportunities for professional growth and

Office Administrator

Grade 4 - £17,681 - £18,672 FTE 

37 Hours​

​Term Time Only

We have a fantasic opportunity for a motivated and effective Office Administrator to join Castleford Academy. You will work with existing staff across the whole school in order to ensure that the administration function deliver a seamless service to the Academy.


Your role will include but not be limited to:

To undertake accurate typing, word processing and other IT based tasks.

To support reception and student support services staff with reception duties as required including answering the phone, face to face enquires, signing in visitors and distributing mail.

To provide administration support across whole school.

We would love to hear from you if you are:

A good communicator with excellent inter-personal skills.

Able to work under pressure.

Able to prioritise tasks effectively.

Able to work using a high level of accuracy.

Flexible and hardworking with a desire to learn.

Able to liaise with staff and pupils, face-to-face, through the Helpdesk by phone calls/messaging systems.

Have an ability to build positive relationships with pupils, parents, staff, governors and trustees.

Highly skilled at using Microsoft packages.

Are committed to the vision and values of Castleford Academy Trust.

We can offer you:

Excellent professional development opportunities.

Opportunities to work across the MAT.

Enthusiastic colleagues who will be keen to work with you.​


Castleford Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For all positions at Castleford Academy you are required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check prior to appointment.

If you are interested in this role now or in the future, please contact Mrs Kelly Baker, HR Manager to arrange a visit.

The closing date for applications is Friday 6th July 2018 at 12 noon. Application forms can be downloaded from our website. Completed applications should be addressed to Mr George Panayiotou, Headteacher at the school address or via email to recruitment@castlefordacademy.com. 

For further information on the school, the role and ‘how to apply’ please telephone Mrs Kelly Baker, HR Manager on 01977 605075.​

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