Receptionist and Administrator, Felsted, Essex

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Felsted SchoolFelsted, Essex
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Start date: Monday 16 April 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £7,593.26 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Starting Salary £7,593.26 per annum

Permanent | 22.5 hours per week | Term-time only (36 weeks per year)

We have an opportunity for a suitably experienced Receptionist with administrative skills to join our ‘Excellent in every aspect' rated School.

The role will be working in a job share capacity in our Pre-Prep, Stewart House, which is specifically built for children in Reception to Year 2.

The main duties of the role is to be ‘front of house’ to parents and visitors to Stewart House. It is essential that the successful person has excellent ICT capabilities and communication skills, a calm and friendly predisposition and a good understanding of our school values and the importance of keeping children safe in education. 

Further information and a full job description can be found within the ‘Role Information Pack’.

This role is a permanent position working 22.5 hours per week during term-time only plus two weeks during School Holidays. Hours of work are Wednesdays from 12:00 noon to 5:30pm and Thursdays and Fridays from 8:00am to 5:30pm. Ideally, we would be looking for the successful applicant to commence at the beginning of the Summer Term on Monday 16 April 2018.

Felsted is a leading day and boarding independent school based in a stunning village campus in North Essex. Founded in 1564 by Richard Lord Riche, who had been a Lord Chancellor under King Edward VI, Felsted today provides an exceptional holistic education to approximately 1100 boys and girls aged four to eighteen. We celebrated our 450th anniversary in 2014, one of only a handful of Schools in the country that have claimed this historic milestone. We employ more than 160 teachers and 440 operational staff in a community orientated environment, ensuring our pupils receive the very best in learning and co-curricular activities. 

Benefits include free life assurance and parking, contributory pension scheme, lunch on full days worked, unlimited use of the Felsted Gym and pool facilities, on-site 'Aroma' by Caffé Nero Coffee Shop and membership to Felsted Connect; an online multi-platform engagement tool where employees have access to hundreds of exclusive discounts and offers from online and high-street retailers.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 19 March 2018 at 12:00 noon.

Interviews will be held on Friday 23 March 2018.

If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our website to complete our online application process.

Felsted School is committed to equal opportunities, the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, all employees are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Felsted School
Address: Felsted, Essex, CM6 3LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1371 822600