Professional Support to Trust Directors

  • Full time, Fixed term until 31 August 2019
  • Salary range - £25,000
  • Location - 1 Angel Square, Manchester
  • Closing date - September 7, 2018
Job description

Co-op Academies Trust aims to provide an outstanding education for all our learners, founded on co-operative values, at the heart of the community.  It is responsible for twelve academies in Leeds, Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent with the Co-op acting as the sponsor. There is the likelihood of significant further growth in the near future.

Based at our sponsor’s state of the art headquarters in central Manchester this is an exciting opportunity for someone with strong organisational and communication skills to effectively support the Trust’s senior leadership team and manage complex priorities. The successful applicant will need to be methodical and creative and be able to provide administrative support to the wider team. In addition, the successful applicant will proactively propose initiative/improvements that will enhance the leadership support and will take the lead on work such as small ad-hoc projects including some with key personnel in the Co-op.  

You will require strong IT skills and be able to work as part of a team and build strong working relationships with others. You will willingly be flexible, self-motivated & resilient.

All applications should be sent to Emma Kershaw, emma.kershaw@coop.co.uk. CVs will not be accepted, any applicants must complete our application form.

Closing date: 7 September

Shortlisting: 10 September

Interviews: 17 September