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  • Job description: administrative assistant/officer Are there examples of job descriptions for admin assistants and officers? This article refers to job descriptions for administrative assistants and officers for primary, secondary and special schools. It also links to The Key's articles on writing job descriptions and interviewing for these roles.
  • Job description: assistant school business manager Are there job descriptions for an assistant school business manager? We refer to examples of job descriptions from schools and a local authority template. We also link to other articles from The Key which suggest interview questions and tasks for a school business manager.
  • Job description: examinations officer Are there examples of job descriptions for an examinations officer? We link to job descriptions for examination officers from a range of schools. We also link to another article from The Key that sets out guidance on writing a job description, and includes a downloadable KeyDoc template.
  • Job description: HR manager Find examples of job descriptions for an HR manager to see how you might write your own.
  • Job description: personal assistant to the headteacher Are there examples of job descriptions for a headteacher's PA? We link to job descriptions for a headteacher's personal assistant (PA) from primary and secondary schools. We also link to a model job description for this role from a local authority.
  • Job description: school finance manager Is there a job description for a finance manager? This article links to job descriptions for finance managers for primary and secondary schools and academies. It also highlights our articles on other stages of the recruitment process for a finance manager.
  • School office manager: model job description Download our model job description and person specification to help you to find the most suitable candidate. Also, take a look at examples of job descriptions from primary and secondary schools.
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  • Job description: midday supervisor Are there any examples of job descriptions for midday supervisors? This article looks at job descriptions for midday supervisors at primary, secondary and special schools. It also links to guidance on writing a job description and interview questions for a midday supervisor.
  • Job descriptions: caretaker Are there examples of job descriptions for a caretaker? We look at examples of job descriptions for school caretakers from primary, secondary and special schools. You'll also find further articles on interview questions and writing job descriptions.
  • Job description: site manager Are there any examples of job descriptions for site managers? This article links to job descriptions from primary schools, a secondary school and a special school. It also refers to two model job descriptions from local authorities, and links to our other articles on recruiting a site manager.
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  • Job description: attendance officer Are there examples of job descriptions for attendance officers? This article looks at examples of attendance officer job descriptions from primary and secondary schools, and multi-academy trusts. We also link to examples of job descriptions with salary information.
  • Job description: inclusion manager Find examples of job descriptions for an inclusion manager or co-ordinator to see how you might write your own.
  • Job description: learning mentor Find examples from primary and secondary schools to help inspire your own job description.
  • Mental health lead: model role description The DfE wants every school to put a designated mental health lead in place. Take a look at our model role description if you're appointing one in yours. Plus, see how other schools have approached giving out responsibilities for this role in practice.
  • Pastoral manager/leader: job description Take a look at the examples of job descriptions and person specifications for pastoral managers and leaders in this article, and save yourself some time writing your own.
  • Role description and job description: designated teacher for looked after children Use our downloadable role description to help you write a job description for a designated teacher for looked after children (LAC) and previously LAC. See what other schools have included in their job descriptions, and get guidance and a template to help you write your own.
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  • Assistant headteacher: model job description Download our model job description and person specification and adapt it to suit your school's context. Take a look at examples from a range of schools and a local authority.
  • Deputy headteacher: model job description Download our model job description and person specification for a deputy headteacher and adapt it to reflect your school's context. You will also find examples from a range of schools.
  • Designated safeguarding lead (DSL): model job description Download our model job description and person specification and adapt it to meet your school's needs. Read the requirements for the role, and take a look at examples of job descriptions from a range of schools.
  • Job description and person specification: headteacher (primary) Download our model job description for headteacher posts in primary schools, and take a look at an example of a job description and person specification.
  • Job description: assistant headteacher and SENCO Have a look at our resources to help you write a job description and person specification for an assistant headteacher with SENCO responsibilities. You'll find our own model job descriptions that you can adapt, and examples from schools.
  • Job description: head of school Find out what a head of school is and get examples of job descriptions to help you create your own.
  • Job description: MAT CFO Are there examples of job descriptions for CFOs/finance directors in MATs? This article looks at examples of job descriptions for chief financial officers (CFOs) and finance directors in multi-academy trusts (MATs). It also points to another of our articles with guidance on writing a job description.
  • Job description: multi-academy trust CEO Are there examples of job descriptions for the CEO of a MAT? This article links to four job descriptions for chief executive officers (CEOs) of multi-academy trusts (MATs). It also points to our article featuring guidance on writing a job description and a downloadable job description template.
  • School business manager (SBM): model job description Download our model job description and person specification for a school business manager (SBM) and adapt it to suit your school's context. Or, have a look at some examples from a range of schools for inspiration when writing your own job description.
  • Special educational needs co-ordinator (SENCO): model job description Download our model job description and person specification for a SENCO and adapt it to suit your school's context. You will also find examples from a range of schools.
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  • EYFS leader: job description Take a look at the examples of job descriptions and person specifications for an Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) leader below to get some inspiration for writing your own.
  • Job description: curriculum leader (primary) Are there any job descriptions for curriculum co-ordinators in a primary school? This article highlights job descriptions for primary school curriculum leaders, also known as curriculum co-ordinators. It also points to our article on writing a job description.
  • Job description: Key Stage 1 leader Are there examples of job descriptions for a Key Stage 1 leader? We refer to job descriptions for Key Stage 1 leaders from primary schools, and link to another article from The Key with guidance on writing a job description and a downloadable KeyDoc template.
  • Job description: Key Stage 2 leader/manager Are there examples of job descriptions for a Key Stage (KS) 2 leader/manager? In this article, we refer to examples of job descriptions for KS2 leaders and managers. We also link to further articles from The Key on KS leaders and writing job descriptions.
  • Job description: leading practitioner Find examples of a lead practitioner job description from primary and secondary schools to help you write your own.
  • Job description: teacher with a TLR (primary) Are there examples of job descriptions for teachers with TLRs? We refer to a local authority's generic job description for a teaching and learning responsibility (TLR) holder. We also highlight job descriptions for Key Stage and curriculum leaders with TLRs, and link to other articles from The Key.
  • Subject leader: model job description Download our model job description and person specification and adapt it to meet your school's needs. Take a look at examples of job descriptions from a range of schools.
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