Schools can be the most inspiring communities on earth, but there can be many pressures that stifle their potential. SSAT is a membership organisation enabling ambitious schools to break through by thinking differently. We help with our knowledge of what works in schools, our world-leading CPD programmes and our thriving networks of school leaders and teachers – the most extensive in the country.
Salary of 30,000 – £37,000 permanent
This is an exciting time in the development of SSAT as we are work to put customers at the forefront of everything we do.
We’re looking for a confident, commercially-minded and customer-focused Project Manager to join SSAT.
Project Managers are at the heart of SSAT leading teams of project staff and educationalists to deliver on a range of projects from membership networks to one-day events, year-long programmes, online networks, publications and research programmes.
On a daily basis our Project Managers are turning vision into reality, making things happen, and operating within a commercial environment which is underpinned by a strong moral purpose to support the students and teachers we work with.
You will use your excellent organisation skills to manage multiple projects, selecting the most appropriate project management tools depending on the size and scale of the project. Project Managers are responsible for the financial management of all their projects from budget setting to project closure and will line manage teams of project staff.
Project Managers also have the opportunity to work on bids and tenders and are pivotal in supporting the Head of Project Management and Senior Project Managers in reviewing the way in which projects are delivered across the organisation and suggesting and implementing change.
The role will suit candidates with a good knowledge of project management principles, and strong commercial and customer service experience.
How to Apply
If you feel this role matches your skills and expertise, we would love to hear from you! Please send your CV, and a covering letter detailing how you meet the requirements set out in the job description to Recruitment@ssatuk.co.uk by Wednesday 9 August 2017 (9am). Interviews will take place on Friday 11 August 2017.
SSAT is an equal opportunities employer.
Full time maternity cover (1 year Fixed Term Contract)
Salary: £16,500 – £19,500
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our dynamic team at SSAT in our London office as an Administrator supporting the education sector nationally and internationally.
The role will involve a range of project based and administrative tasks including reception duties, processing event bookings and creating event packs and also supporting our membership team to ensure that all of our members receive their membership benefits.
The role is varied and involves maintaining a flexible approach.
As a learning organisation, we would expect you to have a willingness to work flexibly and continually develop your competence and knowledge. You will have good literacy skills including a high standard of written and verbal communication skills. Good levels of numeracy skills are required, as is the ability to use a range of IT based software packages. You will have good attention to detail.
SSAT is an independent membership organisation with 2000 members including primary, secondary and special educational needs schools.
How to Apply
If you feel this role matches your skills and expertise, we would love to hear from you! Please send your CV, and a covering letter detailing how you meet the requirements set out in the Person specification to Recruitment@ssatuk.co.uk before 12 Midnight on Sunday 6 August 2017. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 9 August 2017.
SSAT is an equal opportunities employer
Middleweight Graphic Designer
The Middleweight Graphic Designer will work in our busy in-house design team. You will work across various print and digital projects including the design and production of marketing materials and brochures, information booklets, editorial publications, press adverts, web and social media assets, and a range of collateral for our national events and training programmes.
The successful candidate will have proven experience in a similar role; a solid understanding of the Adobe Creative Suite – in particular InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop; and an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office. They will be a creative thinker with a passion for design and a portfolio that demonstrates creative flair, versatility and imagination.
If you feel this role matches your skills and expertise, we would love to hear from you!
To apply, please send a covering letter outlining why you think you meet the key requirements, your CV, and a PDF portfolio or weblink to firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Middleweight Graphic Designer’ in the subject title by 5pm on Friday 18 August 2017.