Inspire the next generation of leaders at Harris Garrard Academy.We are currently looking to appoint an Examinations Officer and Customer Service Manager to join us at our thriving academy.Your opportunityThis is a key role within the academy, managing both internal and public examinations and taking responsibility for senior administrative support to the Vice Principal and academy in relation to events and 6th Form Support. You will also manage and lead the Academy’s reception team, ensuring an efficient and professional manner is maintained at all times, and providing a focal point of communication between staff and visitors.As part of Harris, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education in London. With regular progression opportunities and outstanding CPD for support staff, there will be a wealth of opportunities for you to grow your career, whether at Harris Garrard Academy,in one of our other 47 academies, or in our central team. Join us in our mission to cultivate an exceptional learning environment for all our students.We are able to be flexible with regard to working patterns for this role, with the successful candidate working either 52 weeks per year or term-time plus 5 weeks, in which case the advertised salary will be adjusted pro rata.What we are looking forWe look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning.Please download the job pack for a full job description and person specification.About Harris Garrard AcademyHarris Garrard Academy is an all-through 3–18 academy with approximately 1350 pupils on roll and joined the Harris Federation as a sponsored academy in September 2017. The academy is based in Thamesmead in a purpose built building. We are now on a journey towards “Outstanding”, led by highly experienced executive principals with proven track records of school transformation. Our vision is clear: nothing is impossible and everything is possible, irrespective of personal characteristics or background. Every problem has a solution. We believe we are more robust, resilient and determined as a team than as a group of individuals. We support, challenge and hold each other to account at all levels within the academy to ensure that our students achieve their potential, are motivated, engaged and fully prepared for life beyond our academy.Why work at Harris Garrard Academy? The opportunity to be involved in the transformation of a school from the very start A stunning working environment, in a purpose-built school designed by Norman Foster and nominated for the Stirling Prize for architecture in 2004 A highly motivated team, led by exceptionally experienced and talented senior leaders All the advantages of a successful academy group, with a strong central team of support, teaching and leadership staff Generous Harris rewards and benefits package About Harris Garrard AcademyHarris Garrard Academy is a new school with drive and ambition. Located in the wider South Thamesmead area, we cater to a vastly vibrant 3-19 aged student community. Accessible by fantastic rail and bus transport links, the academy’s stunning working environment is within a purpose-built school designed by Norman Foster and nominated for the Stirling Prize for architecture in 2004. With dedicated areas for science, art, and more, teachers and students have access to fantastic equipment and resources to bring learning alive. In September 2017, we joined the Harris Federation. This is one of England’s most successful groups of academies. The vast majority of their academies have been rated ‘outstanding’ or ‘good’ by Ofsted within three years of opening.Dedicated to moving forwardOur vision is clear: nothing is impossible and everything is possible, irrespective of personal characteristics or background. Every problem has a solution. We believe we are more robust, resilient and determined as a team than as a group of individuals. We support, challenge and hold each other to account at all levels within the academy to ensure that our students achieve their potential, are motivated, engaged and fully prepared for life beyond our academy.As one of Harris’s successful all-through academies, staff at all levels belong to a strong, cohesive team working with Executive Principal Chris Everett and the wider SLT team. Staff can expect to grow with us as we continue to innovate and evolve as an academy. With ample opportunity to build on CPD, your potential is limitless with us.Next StepsPlease download the Job Pack for full details on the job responsibilities and person specification. You will need this when completing your online application.If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact us via e-mail, or call to arrange a conversation.Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn without notice.