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Executive Assistant

29 Jan 2020   |   Wellspring Academy Trust   |   £21,848 to £25,490


Salary £21,848 – £25,490
Work Commitment Full time, 52 weeks per year
Academy Wellspring Academy Trust – Central Support Team
Region Barnsley
Reporting to Chief Administration Officer
Start Date As soon as possible
Closing Date 21st February 2020, 12noon
Interview Date 28th February 2020


Are you a dynamic and ambitious individual? Would you like to work in a fast paced and innovative environment?

We are seeking a highly experienced individual to work in close partnership with the Chief Administration Officer to provide an efficient executive support service and personal assistant service to the Trust’s Executive team.

You will be the first point of contact for the Executive Team, providing a comprehensive executive support service, manage diary engagements and assist in managing the annual cycle of engagements.

Strong organisational skills along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as is the ability to manage competing priorities.

You will work collaboratively within a focused, pro-active team which provides extensive and wide-ranging support to our Academies and the Central Team.

This role provides an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual who thrives in a varied environment.

Wellspring Academy Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with twenty-three Academies across Lincolnshire, Yorkshire and the Humber. The Trust also provides a range of extended services providing mental health services for the NHS, social care services for young adults and outreach behaviour and care support services. As a Trust we are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

We aim to raise expectations and ambitions for every young person in our care.

We aim to make a difference.


Application Form – Central Team

Executive Assistant – JD & PS

How to apply

Completed applications are to be sent to Human Resources via email to or post to Human Resources, Wellspring Academy Trust, Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW

Disclosure & Barring Service

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal record check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

All applicants need to complete the attached Equal Opportunities form. Please click link for further details

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