Receptionist/Assistant Secretary, Headington

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Headington Preparatory SchoolHeadington
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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £19.3k - £20.6k FTE prorated salary will vary depending on start date
Contract term: Permanent



Start date: April 2018 Salary: £19.3k - £20.6k FTE prorated salary will vary depending on start date

Headington Preparatory School is ideally situated just across the road from the Senior School, and stands in its own beautiful four acre secure and secluded site, complete with wooded playground area and wonderful outdoor surroundings. Following a £6 million rebuild, the school has a fantastic facilities including a Theatre, Dining Room and specialist classrooms for Art, Music, ICT, Drama and Science.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Receptionist/Assistant Secretary to join the school in April 2018.

As the main point of contact for pupils, parents, staff and visitors, we are looking for an effective organiser with excellent communication skills, a positive and flexible approach and the ability to work calmly and confidently under pressure. Candidates should have good IT skills and be a competent user of Microsoft Office. Hours will be 7.40 am to 1.00 pm, Monday to Friday during term time. 

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website:  for a job specification and an application form.

Please send your completed application form and covering letter to

Closing date for applications: 19th February 2018

Interviews will take place: Week commencing 26th February 2018

Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer. 


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