Executive Personal Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Key Information

Location: New Collaborative Learning Trust

Salary: Band J of the NCLT Support Staff Spine, £33,311 – £36,036 fte, pro rata (actual salary £29,610 - £32,032) depending on experience. A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate.

Contract Type: Full time, 40 weeks per year

Contract Term: Permanent


Closing Date: Thursday 1st December

Interview Date: Thursday 8th December

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

About this Opportunity

An exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of our organisational development

The Executive Personal Assistant (EPA) will provide high-quality admin support to the CEO of a growing Trust.   In addition to the important administrative tasks, the successful candidate would be expected to support the CEO in the many multi-facets of the role, showing initiative when required and potentially leading discrete projects.  In a highly confidential role, the EPA would collaborate on a regular basis with the CEO and other Trust leaders, including the Board of Directors and colleagues from outside of the Trust.

This role builds on the responsibilities of a general Personal Assistant by involving hands-on support and day-to-day management of Trust projects on behalf of the CEO.

The post holder is also responsible for providing administrative support to the Board of Directors, Committees and Advisory Groups to assist in the implementation of high-quality governance.  This will involve some early evening meetings, for which time off in lieu will be granted.

This role will primarily be based at the new Trust Headquarters in Normanton (opening January 2023) however you will need to have the flexibility to travel to each college/school location in the Trust.

New Collaborative Learning Trust (NCLT) has a dynamic, positive and supportive culture for staff and students, with an enviable reputation for staff career progression and development.  The appointed person will benefit from a generous local government pension scheme in addition to many other attractive benefits and working conditions.  The Trust currently comprises of New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster, New College Bradford and Wingfield Academy.

Please note closing date is Thursday 1st December 2022 (4pm).

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