School Secretary

School Secretary

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Midnight Thursday 29th October

Interview date: Wednesday 4th November

Start date: 30th November 2020 (or by agreement)

Salary: £19,331-£23,836 (Pro-Rata) depending on experience

Hours per week: 37 


About the Role:



This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is energetic and proactive to become part of Trythall School’s friendly team.

Due to the retirement of the current post-holder, we are looking to recruit a School Secretary to undertake a variety of duties allocated by the Headteacher, and be an active member of a lively and vibrant school environment. The successful candidate will need to be a team player, who is flexible and able to maintain a professional appearance and manner at all times. High levels of written and oral communication skills and excellent organisational skills are key.

Knowledge of our management information system, SIMs, may be advantageous but full training on the school data base system will be provided. The ability to deal with sensitive information with the utmost discretion, and to maintain confidentiality at all times, is a pre-requisite. Please see the job description and person specification for further details.


For further details of this post, or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact  Mrs Lucy Uren 01736 362021  or by email


To apply, please submit your completed Application Form (below) and a letter of application to: Mrs L Uren, Secretary Trythall CP School, Newmill, Penzance TR20 8XR






All staff members are expected to work in accordance with the child protection policies and procedures and are subject to a DBS check.

Application form and person specification are available from the school office and on the website.

Please submit your application by:

  • via email to
  • by post to Trythall CP School, Newmill, Penzance. TR208XR