School Receptionist, Surrey

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Downsend SchoolSurrey

Date posted:
Start date: 02/09/2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Required for September 2019

Downsend is a forward-thinking and innovative independent school, shortlisted in the Independent Schools of the Year 2019 Awards.  We prepare our children for the future with a creative approach to learning that inspires young minds. From nursery through to GCSEs, we provide the platform for academic success. 

We are looking to appoint two outstanding receptionists to join the team at our Prep School in Leatherhead. This is very much a ‘front of house’ role and we are looking for people with the ability to deal with all our visitors in a friendly and professional manner. The ability to use Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook is essential. Candidates should have good organisational and administrative skills, ideally gained in a similar role. There are two roles available: Monday – Friday 8.00am-1.00pm and Monday - Friday 1.00pm-6.00pm term time plus 5 days to be worked as required during the school holiday periods.  Salary will be dependent on experience.

Closing date: Wednesday 24 July 2019

If you would like to apply for the above post, further details are available here as well as on our website.  Any questions please contact:

Sue Wood, HR Administrator

Tel: 01372 385419

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  

More about Downsend School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: 1 Leatherhead Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8TJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1372 385430
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Downsend is a thriving and vibrant IAPS co-educational day preparatory school, educating children from 2 – 13 years. 

With three separate Pre-Preparatory schools, each with its own Head and dedicated staff, in Ashtead, Epsom and Lea...