Receptionist, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Leeds College of BuildingLeeds

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,149 - £18,243 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent



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Hours: 21.5 per week (Monday to Thursday 12:30-5, Friday 12:30-4) 

Salary: £16,149 - £18,243 pro rata 

As an award-winning college, we are always looking for exceptional staff to help us to grow our ambitions. We understand that education is not all about teaching and learning – it’s also about development, infrastructure, and exceptional systems. That’s why we truly value our support staff. 

You will provide an efficient and effective reception/administrative service for all staff, students and visitors to the College. Duties will include operating the main switchboard, dealing with enquiries and general administration tasks such as diary management, word processing and preparing statistical information. You will be required to deal courteously and efficiently with telephone and personal enquiries and ensure accurate messages are taken as necessary, therefore the ability to communicate effectively is essential. You must also have flexibility to cover other sites when required. 

You should possess 5 GCSEs (grades A*-C) or equivalent qualification and this must include Level 2 Literacy & Numeracy i.e. GCSE (A*-C) in English and Maths. You should also have relevant administrative experience within a similar role. 

In return, we offer a warm and welcoming college with an excellent benefits package that includes: 

 A 25-day annual leave entitlement, plus 8 Bank Holidays and 6 college closure days (plus an additional 5 days of leave after 5 years of service with us) 

· Free parking at all our College sites (on a first come first served basis) 

· Family friendly policies and opportunities for flexible working 

· Superb opportunities for training and development 

So, if you’d like to be part of a unique organisation that supports one of the largest and most diverse employment sectors in the UK, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please note that all applications should be completed online. Please visit the vacancies section of our website at CV’s will not be accepted. 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 12 noon 

Please note this position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

The College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. It is also committed to the ‘Prevent Duty’ and the requirement to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and expects all staff to share these commitments.

More about Leeds College of Building
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: North Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7QT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 222 6000
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Following incorporation on 1 April 1993, the College became independent of the Local Education Authority and is now mainly funded, approximately (75%) directly through the Learning and Skills Council (LS...