Estates Team and Project Assistant
The Estates team at GDST are seeking a proactive and resourceful Estates Team and Projects Assistant to help coordinate the team and the multiple ongoing projects. The role will be working with the Director of Estates and the Estates team to support the development of administrative processes and information management for example team filing structure, programming and project controls and document management. The successful candidate will provide input and review Estates programme and project reporting and provide logistical and administrative support to the Estates team and act as the ‘go-to’ person for the Estates team for general information requirements and management.
To be successful in this role you will have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills with a keen eye for detail. The post holder will be willing to take the initiative with an interest in learning more about the team and department as projects develop.
The GDST (Girls' Day School Trust) is the UK's leading network of independent girls’ schools, with over 3,500 staff, and nearly 19,000 students between the ages of three and 18. As a charity that owns and runs a network of 23 schools and two academies in England and Wales, it reinvests all its income in its schools. Founded in 1872, the GDST has a long history of pioneering innovation in the education of girls, and is the largest single educator of girls in the UK (and the UK’s largest educational charity).
As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
- Competitive salaries and pay progression
- Access to extensive professional development opportunities
- Training grants for qualifications
- Generous pension schemes
- Free life assurance benefit
- A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
- Interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
- A Cycle to Work scheme
-Competitive terms and conditions of employment
Applications must be received by 28th February 2019
Applications and CVs to be sent to email@example.com
GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.