Receptionist/Administrative Assistant required as soon as possible
Permanent, 25 hours per week, term time only (38 weeks per annum)
8.30 am to 1.30 pm daily
Quarry Bank Primary School is seeking to appoint to the above post to work in our very busy school office/main reception.
The successful candidate will work under the supervision and guidance of the
School Business Manager and be the first point of contact for all enquiries including contributing to the smooth running of the school main reception along with general administrative duties.
The Receptionist/Administrative Assistant will provide/be:
- efficient and effective administration support for the school;
- experience of and confidence in dealing with members of the public in a school environment;
- excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
- friendly and approachable, flexible, resilient and hard working;
- a professional approach, being able to work appropriately under own initiative on his/her own and as part of a team.
Visits to school are highly recommended and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01384 818759. For further details, please contact Judith Bradley, Business Manager.
Closing date for applications: Friday, 19th October 2018 – 12.00 noon
Proposed date for interviews: To be confirmed
NB We reserve the right to withdraw this post from the website before the published closing date if a large number of applications are received.
The post holders will be subject to Dudley MBC ‘Safer Recruitment Practices’ – the offering of the posts are subject to the obtaining of satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service clearance, self disclosure (as determined by Department for Education), references and health check;
Quarry Bank Primary School is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults. (References, where possible, must cover the complete 3 year period prior to application. In compliance with Dudley MBC policy on obtaining references, applicants must use their current or most recent employer as a reference and provide another reference from a previous employer or college. Character references and testimonials are not acceptable. Failure to provide suitable references may result in an application being withdrawn.)
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