School Receptionist

Westminster, London
Date Posted:21 Aug 2020
  1. School Administration
£11 - £12 per hour
  1. Long-term

School Receptionist

Westminster, London
A very successful mixed community Academy located in Westminster is looking to appoint a school receptionist from the beginning of September on a temporary ongoing basis.

School receptionist, Westminster - about the school:

The School was awarded 'Secondary School of the Year' by the TES in 2016 and in November 2015 the school received Ofsted recognition for our commitment to a student-centred school, with inspectors grading the school 'good' with personal development, behaviour and welfare of students rated 'outstanding'.

This successful mixed community School had been designated as a 'One School Pathfinder' by the London Borough of Westminster.

School receptionist, Westminster your duties will include:

* General administration of the school

* Managing daily registers in conjunction with the teachers and sending out documentation to new parents.

* First point of contact for parents and face to face visitors.

* Responding to queries, arranging meetings and supporting members of staff throughout the school.

* Maintaining the school database (SIMS).

* Photocopying and printing large amount of documents

* Assisting with parents` evenings and attending school and PR events, out of school hours.

* Having a high regard to the school`s ethos and aims.

Requirements for School receptionist, Westminster will be:

* Most have previous experience working as a school receptionist

* Most be calm, committed and have the ability to multitask

* You must be well organised and adaptable

* Must have SIMS experience

* Having First aid training is an advantage but not essential.

* Hours are 7am - 4pm (Monday to Friday)

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay

* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor

* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100

* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success

* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement

* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful for the School Receptionist position you will need to:

* Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.

* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained

* You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this position in Westminster. For more information about the role, contact Seema Parbat on 0207 845 5450 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.


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