Receptionist, Cheshunt

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Goffs - Churchgate AcademyCheshunt

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Start date: Required immediately
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed Receptionist to work in our small and highly supportive secondary school.    

The post is term time only, working 37 hours per week: £17,772 on H4 point 17 plus fringe of £840, actual salary £15,455.86.  

The hours of working will be 8:00am - 4:00pm, 5 days a week.   

Whilst the role is initially based at Goffs-Churchgate Academy, you may be required to work at other Academies within the Trust; all are within close proximity and advance notice would be given.   

You will play a central role in the school, being the first person that stakeholders come in contact with, either in person or via telephone.  As such, you will very much be the face of our school and will play a critical part in the ongoing success of our community. The successful candidate will have a professional manner and be able to multi-task on a range of activities.  

In addition, working in partnership with the Administration Assistant, the post holder will have a range of other activities including parental contact, reprographics, first aid and managing our student payment systems.  You will have the autonomy to manage your workload effectively as part of ensuring all aspects of the role are completed.    You will have at least 2 years’ experience, preferably in a school environment, and will be able to demonstrate experience of managing your workload in a busy office environment.  A working knowledge of school information systems such as SIMs would be beneficial. However, full training will be provided for the successful candidate. You should have excellent communication skills and a high level of personal effectiveness including strong organisational skills.    

Please contact Nina Wood, Executive Principal’s PA & HR Officer at for further details   

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people  

All postholders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check

Please note that we will be shortlisting throughout the advertisement period

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More about Goffs - Churchgate Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: College Road, Cheshunt, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, EN8 9LY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1992 624375
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