Ipad Learning Support

Job Opportunities

Reception and Administration Assistant - Brantridge School

5th October 2017

Salary: £17,760 - £19,286 fte

Hours: 36 hours per week with 1/2 hour unpaid lunch break

Term time only (39 weeks per annum)

Application End Date: Thursday 21st December 2017

Start Date: As soon as possible


The School

Brantridge School is a non-maintained residential special school located in Staplefield, near Haywards Heath, designed to meet the educational, behavioural, care and therapeutic needs for 41 boys (age 6-13 years).  Our children have a range of special needs including Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) and Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

The School is part of RADIUS Trust and it has established a strong reputation with children, parents and professionals alike in educating and caring for pupils with challenging behaviour and associated learning difficulties.  You will join a professional and dedicated educational team.


A highly motivated self-starter is required to provide first class reception and administrative support to the school under the direction of the School Business Manager.

This position would suit someone with the relevant skills and qualities as detailed in the job specification. The successful candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with experience of working in a reception and/or administrative role.

The school is extremely well supported in its continual drive for excellence through its Governing Body, Executive Office and Board of Trustees and the school is committed to CPD across its staff teams.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the school or phone Emma Powell for an informal discussion prior to submitting an application. Informal visits can be arranged by phoning the School Office on 01444 400228.

Must have own transport due to rural location. 

You can download an application pack by clicking the links below:

Full job profile

Application Form

Application guidance notes

Please retrurn your completed application form to Emma Powell, by email to e.powell@brantridge-school.co.uk or post to Brantridge School, Staplefield Place, Staplefield, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6EQ.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to a 6 month probationary period and an enhanced DBS check.