Receptionist, Coventry

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Grace Academy CoventryCoventry

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade D Points 3-4 (£18,065 - £18426 pa pro rata) Term Time plus 4 weeks
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Receptionist to join part of the Grace family. The Receptionist will be the first point of contact in the school’s main Reception and will be responsible for providing a comprehensive and highly efficient service including dealing with enquires from parents, students and the general public, in person and on the telephone. 

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to be part of an outward looking forward thinking school? Then Grace Academy Coventry may be the place for you. We are currently celebrating our best GCSE results ever and under the leadership of a new Principal we are continuing to raise standards. 

We are proud to be part of Tove Learning Trust. By working together and sharing knowledge, expertise and resources we are able to achieve more together than would ever be possible in isolation.  

What we offer you:

The Academy puts wellbeing and development at the heart of its work and we work hard to look after our pool of talented staff who are encouraged to grow, develop and work collaboratively. CPD is offered, however, the right candidate will be encouraged to self-develop. The Academy has outstanding facilities and is a spacious, welcoming workplace. We have a modern, well equipped gym that is free to use for staff. Our students are pleasant and have high aspirations for their future.

About you:

The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with a variety of people at different levels. Along with being a confident communicator and having experience of working in a busy office dealing with multi different tasks.  Also the individual will have the ability to work calmly in stressful situations and be a friendly approachable person for all staff, students and parents. 

This Role is Full Time, Term Time plus 4 weeks.

Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 8am-4pm, Friday 8am-4:00pm (37.5 hours) 

Closing Date - 15th October 2019

Please ensure you complete a application form in full and also submit a covering letter detailing your suitability to the role.

For More Information:

You are encouraged to visit the Academy and see our values in action.  It will give you the opportunity to see our outstanding facilities.  If you would like to visit the Academy or for a confidential discussion about this role please contact Nicole Chapman PA to the Principal, on  02476 589008, or email at

More about Grace Academy Coventry
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Wigston Road, Coventry, CV2 2RH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 247 6589000
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