The Forge Trust is a primary school led, multi-academy trust which was founded in September 2016

Office Manager Required at The West Park Academy

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the West Park Academy for an Office Manager

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate professional to lead our office team

Do you:

  • Have a track record of successfully leading and managing administrative staff?
  • Strive for Excellence?
  • Have a wealth of experience in terms of managing finance that is aimed at achieving the best possible outcomes for children?
  • Have a strong work ethic?
  • Partake in rigorous training and value feedback?
  • Respond positively to parents?
  • Adhere to the staff ‘Code of Conduct’?
  • Always put the needs of children first!


If the answer to the above is ‘Yes’ to most of the above then we would love to hear from you!


The Forge Trust is an expanding Multi-Academy Trust that specialises in raising the achievement of children who predominantly live in white working-class areas of the East Midlands. Our mission is to become the best performing Primary Multi-Academy Trust in the country.


We can offer:

  • Support and tailored CPD opportunities in line with your ambition;
  • A warm and welcoming, forward thinking school;
  • A Multi-Academy Trust that focuses on the most important aspects of children’s education
  • Excellent facilities
  • A collaborative learning community where all schools in the trust work together with the aim to give children ‘the best deal possible’.

Closing date for applications is Friday 14th 2020

Short listing will take place on W/C 17th February 2020

Interviews: W/C 24th February 2020


Our Trust Values are: Work-ethic, Team player, Respect, Discipline, Positivity and Ambition. We believe in The Forge Trust MottoLabor Omnia Vincit.’

Candidates must note that we are committed to safer recruitment and they must be able to provide proof of identity on the day of interview. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.


Visits to the schools are warmly welcomed. For further information please contact the Principal.

Principal: Mrs J Knapp (01623 460274)

Finance Director: Miss H Copeland