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The Federation of Bainbridge C of E Primary and Nursery,

Askrigg VC, and West Burton C of E Primary Schools (BAWB Schools)

School Administrator – Grade D

Part-time, Established Contract (January 2020 start date), Term-Time Only

Variable Hours (17.5 hours per week in the first instance)


We are seeking to recruit two motivated, organised, and positive School Administrators to work across Bainbridge, Askrigg, and West Burton primary schools; part of the BAWB federation.  The successful candidates will be committed to promoting the collaborative nature of our three-way federation and will be line-managed by our School Business Manager.  Please refer to the job description and person specification for details about what the role will entail.  There may be some flexibility around the working hours but these would ideally be 4 hours per day from Monday to Friday.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

A strong work ethic

  • High standards
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • A good understanding of the role of the school administrator
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Drive, passion and a sense of humour
  • Commitment to continued professional development

In return, we offer:

  • A clear vision for school improvement
  • Excellent professional development
  • A high-quality induction package
  • A highly skilled, creative, committed and energetic staff team
  • A highly skilled, dedicated and supportive governing body
  • Strong partnerships with parents and other schools through the Swaledale Alliance


If you feel that you meet these criteria and are interested in applying for this role, please access an application pack (by downloading it from our school website Alternatively, you can request one via email from Mrs Karen Raven: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please return all completed applications via email to (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

If you would like to discuss the role in more depth, please do not hesitate to contact the Executive Headteacher direct.

Enhanced DBS clearance is required (will be organised through school)

Executive Headteacher – Miss Charlotte Harper

Job Location – The BAWB Federation


Start Date:

Monday January 6th (with flexibility for a paid induction/handover period in the lead up to Christmas)

Closing date for applications:

Noon, Monday 4th November 2019


Thursday 7th November 2019


Thursday 14th November 2019


The BAWB Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff to adhere to safe working practices. Please see the child protection information within this application pack.

Equality Statement:

At The BAWB Federation we work hard to ensure that the culture and ethos are such that, whatever the abilities and needs of members of the school community, everyone is equally valued and people treat one another with respect. Our schools provide pupils and staff with the opportunity to experience, understand and value diversity. In the operation of this policy, we will endeavour to ensure that all members of our school community receive equal treatment irrespective of their age, gender, race, colour, ethnic origin, family commitments, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or religious beliefs.


School Administrator

Child Protection Information

Letter from headteacher

Administrative Role Job Description

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Our schools are located in three seperate locations and the children are taught across all of them depending on their class. Please see our Contact Us page for individual school addresses and a map.

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Our schools are located in the picturesque villages of Bainbridge, Askrigg, and West Burton in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.  Ours schools are happy places with high aspirations for all our children and we work actively with our parents and community to ensure that we provide the best educational experiences for our children.


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Askrigg: 01969 650331
Bainbridge: 01969 650336
West Burton: 01969 663230