HR Assistant

Re: Vacancy for HR Assistant


Thank you for your interest in the above post. I hope you find the information below useful – further information is available on the school website as detailed below.


The HR Assistant role is a new position, created to support the work of our HR Officer in our growing school. Working 20 hours per week, term time only, the assistant will provide general administrative support to ensure a friendly, efficient and effective service to our community. Skills required include excellent communication, an organised approach and IT experience using Word, Excel and SIMS/Database. Training will be provided where appropriate.


St Peters is a Catholic school with a strong Christian ethos which underpins all we do.   We are also an Academy jointly sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Portsmouth and the De La Salle Order – an international organisation which has been running schools for over 300 years.


The school consists of two sites, with Primary accommodated at Iford and Years 7 to 13 at Southbourne.   It is a school with a tradition of success, oversubscribed every year and benefitting from a deservedly positive reputation in the local community. Relationships with families are affirming and constructive, with parents and carers keen to support the school and the children’s learning.


We are not a complacent community; all staff are keen to learn and improve, developing pedagogy through research, shared practice and innovation.


Visits to the school are welcomed by contacting Mrs Joy our HR Officer using the email address below. Should you wish to apply, please complete the application form and documentation which can be downloaded from our website – Applications should be sent to our Southbourne address below for the attention of Mrs Joy, HR Officer or via email to . The closing date for applications is by 12pm (noon) on Thursday 4th July, 2019. I am anticipating that interviews will take place week commencing 8th July. If, you do not receive a telephone call or email from us inviting you for an interview by Thursday 11th July 2019, please assume that on this occasion your application was not successful. However, I would like to thank you for your interest in St Peter’s School.


I hope you find the information on our website useful. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the school.


I look forward to receiving your application.


Yours sincerely

Mr D J Todd



HR Assistant JD – June 2019

HR Asst -Person specification June 2019

Associate Staff Application Form 4-19

Notes to Applicants

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form