Clerical Assistant - Eday Primary School

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Ref no: ORK01610
Closes: Monday, 1st May 2017
Published: Friday, 14th April 2017
Location: Eday Primary School. Eday, Orkney
Salary: £15,201 - £15,858 per year
Hours: 10.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Term Time Part Time
Organisation: Orkney Islands Council
Category: Administration / Clerical / Secretarial
Sub-category: General Administration Assistant


Eday Primary School

Clerical Assistant

10 hours per week, Term-Time
Temporary up to 4 July 2017
£17,199 - £17,856 pro rata (including Distant Islands Allowance)

We require a Clerical Assistant to provide all aspects of administrative support to Eday Primary School.

Previous experience in general administrative, customer-facing reception duties, Microsoft Office packages and basic financial systems is essential.

Duties will include maintaining records and databases, answering calls from the public, and all other administrative requirements on a day-to-day basis within this varied, but demanding environment.

A positive and enthusiastic team player is required who enjoys interacting with children and adults in a busy environment.

You should hold a minimum of SVQ 2 or equivalent level qualification in an administration related subject.

This post is subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme in respect of regulated work with children.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss this post with Steve Miller, Head Teacher, tel 01857 622227 or email

Closing Date: Monday 01 May 2017

Please note interview expenses are not payable for this post.

Orkney Islands Council ensures that the pay for all posts meets the Scottish Local Government Living Wage.