Admissions Secretary Location: Bardwell Road Salary: £20,370.00 Expires: Wednesday 21 November 2018 The Dragon School was founded in 1877 to educate the sons of dons. From these modest beginnings the School has grown to be an internationally renowned independent day and boarding preparatory school for over 600 boys and girls aged 8 to 13. The School has a Pre-Prep site on the Woodstock Road for about 200 more children aged 4 to 7. The staff of over 300 full and part time individuals includes 120 teachers, 35 visiting music and learning support teachers, 30 teaching assistants, 35 pastoral staff and 90 support and administrative staff. A further range of individuals provide sports coaching and specialist services on a contract basis. The Dragon is seeking to appoint an experienced secretary to join our Admissions Department. The successful post holder will have excellent organisation skills and a keen eye for detail to effectively provide a comprehensive administrative and secretarial support to the Registrar and Assistant Registrar to ensure the smooth running of the department. The successful post holder will also have outstanding communication skills to foster good relationships with current & prospective parents, children, staff and other schools. Terms and Conditions: Salary: £20,370.00 per annum (0.97 of £21,000.00FTE) Hours: 37.5 per week; 5 days per week during school terms and 4 days a week during the Summer Holiday. The working day of the Admissions Office is 0900 to 1700 (including a half hour unpaid lunch break). 29 days annual leave plus bank holidays Employer offers a scaled contribution to the School’s pension scheme Life insurance 3x gross salary Access to swimming pool during school terms Access to Cycle to Work scheme Meals provided during working hours in school term time 24 hour health support line For a full job description please select the 'Documents Available' button to the top of your screen. Press apply to take you through the application process online. Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 21st November 2018 at 23:59 although please note that interviews could happen sooner should sufficient suitable applications be received.