Purchasing Assistant and Trip Administrator

Chigwell School seeks to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic Purchasing and Trip Administrator. The role will involve providing administrative support to the Bursar’s Office and other members of the Administration team and to assist budget holders and trip leaders with their requirements. This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful school and develop your career with an outstanding team of staff. Successful applicants need to be able to work closely as part of a team, have excellent interpersonal skills, be flexible and have excellent numeracy, IT, communication and research skills.  This position is full time during term time plus ten days during the holidays.

Chigwell School offers a competitive salary and benefits package and a supportive working environment. There is a well-developed programme of professional development, pupils are enthusiastic, co-operative and able, and colleagues are dedicated and get on well together. There is a strong sense of community.

We are located in the picturesque village of Chigwell just 10 miles from central London and on the Central Line.  Close to the edge of Epping Forest, we enjoy over 100 acres of beautiful grounds.

Applicants should complete the support staff application form which can be accessed below and sent to the HR department: [email protected]. For further information please contact the HR department by telephone: 020 8501 6177.


Closing date: 20th September
Required September 2019
Applications will be considered as they are received so early applications are encouraged.

Chigwell is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, prohibition orders and enhanced DBS.