Receptionist, Maidstone, Kent

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Maidstone Grammar School for GirlsMaidstone, Kent
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Start date: February/March 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Kent Range 4 £17,189-£18,058 pa pro rata (equating to £14,505 - £15,238 pa)
Contract term: Permanent


Required from February/March 2019

Term Time plus 5 days negotiated hours, 37 hours per week

8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00pm-3.30pm Friday

Kent Scheme Salaries Range 4 £17,189-£18,058 per annum pro rata

(Equating to £14,505 - £15,238 per annum)

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic and efficient colleague to join our team of committed professionals within the Main Office Team.  The successful candidate will provide an outstanding reception service and a range of administrative support to the school and present MGGS to the public in a professional manner, both by effectiveness and attire as the ‘face’ of MGGS.  

Previous receptionist, switchboard and administration experience is essential and experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage. Strong IT skills are also essential and knowledge of SIMS (Schools Information Management System) is desirable although not essential.  

Full details of the job description and person specification are available on our website

Applicants will show a commitment to support the ethos of the school and an ability to implement its policies, including Safeguarding, Child Protection, Equal Opportunities and Health and Safety.

Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is a very successful selective girls’ school of over 1200 students with a mixed sixth form of approximately 320. The post offers the opportunity to work with intellectually able young people in a supportive and friendly environment.  Staff benefits include strong support for professional development, as well as healthcare scheme.

“Maidstone Grammar School for Girls is an outstanding school” (Ofsted)

Full details and an application pack are available from the school’s website  Applicants should complete the KCC application form and email, along with covering letter, to the Headteacher’s PA.  If you require any additional information please contact Ms Starns, PA to the Headteacher via email:

Applications welcomed immediately

Closing Date: 8am on Monday, 28th January 2019

Job location

More about Maidstone Grammar School for Girls
Address: Buckland Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0SF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1622 752103