November 18, 2022
Short Summary
We are looking for a professional, efficient and effective HR Administrator to join our team.
Competitive salary
Working Pattern
Part time and term time only
Closing Date
December 18, 2022


Founded in 1646, Reading Blue Coat is a leading independent day school of circa 800 pupils from ages 11 to 18. The School is located on a beautiful 46-acre campus in the village of Sonning, just outside Reading.

The School employs more than 180 staff, of whom 50% are academic staff, and provides a stimulating, friendly and supportive atmosphere in which each student can realise their full intellectual, physical, and creative potential.

We are looking for a professional, efficient and effective HR Administrator to join our team. In this role, you will create and maintain staff records, complete and maintain safer recruitment checks and records, support with recruitment procedures, prepare induction packs and pass information to payroll alongside other general HR and recruitment administration.

The ideal candidate will have strong communication and interpersonal skills, previous administrative experience (preferably but not essentially within an HR environment) and the ability to maintain the highest levels of confidentiality.

This is a part time, term time only role working 25-30 hours per week with the exact hours and working pattern to be agreed with the successful candidate.

Reading Blue Coat offers an exceptional working environment and an attractive rewards package, including excellent benefits such as a pension scheme with 8% employer contribution; free meals; extensive staff discounts; tax saving cycle to work and car leasing schemes; free sports and leisure facilities; Employee Assistance Programme; and a strong commitment to professional development.

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from our website.

Closing date: 09:00, Monday 28 November 2022

Applicants must already be eligible to work in the UK.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check.

Registered charity number 1087839 • No agencies, please.

An Independent Day School for Boys with a Co-Educational Sixth Form

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