School Administrator

Job Description

Season your career as an Administrator

We're recruiting an experienced Administrator who is friendly, adaptable and can confidently manage general administrative duties for Chartwells on a part time basis, contracted to 32.5 hours per week. You'll be responsible for ensuring our offices run smoothly and efficiently and will be given every opportunity to progress within a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.

We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes

Here's an idea of what your shift patterns will be: Other

Please note: This role is contracted to 45 weeks per year

Could you shine as Chartwells's next Administrator? Here's what you need to know before applying:

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Ordering food for a selective group of schools, using our internal ordering system FBOL. 
  • Answering telephones in a polite and professional manner
  • Attending meetings and note taking
  • Keeping the office tidy and presentable always
  • Ordering stationery and supplies when needed
  • Supporting staff by undertaking ad-hoc projects when needed
  • Producing reports and presentations
  • Answering email queries, usually through a central inbox

Our ideal Administrator will:

  • Be passionate exceptional customer service
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Demonstrate brilliant time keeping and reliability
  • Have attention for detail
  • Be a committed and honest individual who always works to very high standards
  • Be an ambitious and motivated individual who is always looking to upskill

Part of Compass Group UK&I, Chartwells is the leading provider of catering and support services to the education sector. For over a quarter of a century, Chartwells has been focusing on helping those in education to build strong bodies, sharp minds and lead long healthy lives. Every week, Chartwells serves millions of nutritious and delicious meals to pupils and students in primary and secondary schools, academies, independent schools, colleges, and universities across the UK. Chartwells is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all employees to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to successfully completing pre-employment checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure and a Children's Barred List check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and we ask applicants to declare all previous convictions and cautions in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

Job Reference: com/1007/J60801/52665638/BU

Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!