Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £18,500 pro rata, term time only
School Type:
Academy Trust
School Size: 0-250
School Age Range: 0-18
Pupil Gender: Mixed
Address: The Atkins Centre, Kemnal Technology College, Sevenoaks Way, Sidcup, Kent, DA14 5AA
Ofsted Ranking: Not yet rated


Atkins Centre Administrator

Full time


Salary: £18,500 pro rata, term time only

Hours: 37

Benefits: Competitive

Closing date: 01-11-2021

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated administrator to join our TKAT family. You will enjoy a varied role based in our busy Conference Centre, supporting events and delivering an effective administrative service.

As the Centre Administrator, you will:

-Provide efficient facilities and administrative support
-Coordinate a range of meetings and events hosted at the Conference Centre
-Ensure all facilities at the Centre remain safe and functional
-Maintain office administration systems including reprographics, database management, stationery and catering supplies.
-Be the first point of contact to meet and greet visitors to the Conference Centre
-Answer the main switchboard, emails and face to face queries
-Liaise with Kemnal Technology College employees to ensure the smooth running of events and administration
-Manage complaints to the Centre and redirect as appropriate
-Ensure you are fully up to date with the TKAT / Kemnal Technology College Safeguarding procedures plus all procedural training requirements

For this role, you will have:

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills
-Excellent administration skills and have previous experience of working in an administration role
-Experience of facilities management and Reception Skills.

Working for TKAT:

In return, as an employee of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), you will benefit from:

-A wide variety of opportunities for professional development,
-Opportunities to work flexibly, where possible,
-Our support for your wellbeing at work,
-Membership of a generous pension scheme,
-Free eye tests at Specsavers, and
-The option to join our employee discount scheme.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications.

If you have not had any communication within 10 days of the closing date please take this as confirmation that on this occasion your application has not been successful.


TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Our Commitment – Equal, Inclusive, Diverse

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.

Access to interview – should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist we will.

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About The Kemnal Academies Trust

TKAT (The Kemnal Academies Trust) is one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South of England with over 40 Primary and Secondary Academies in the TKAT Family.

Our ultimate aim is to ensure we drive educational standards through the provision of outstanding teaching, leadership and learning for all.

Our leaders focus on pupil progress and attainment, and regularly share knowledge, insight and experience. We believe passionately in the power of collaborative working and actively promote school-to-school support.

Our pupils are at the heart of everything we do and we strive to inspire learners and change lives as a result our exceptional educational provision.