Receptionist, Buckinghamshire

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Beaconsfield High SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Bucks Pay Range 2.11
Contract term: Permanent

Term time only, Monday to Friday 12:30 to 17:00

A rare opportunity has arisen to work within the support team of a prestigious and outstanding grammar school where examination results for 2018 ensured that Beaconsfield High School is one of the leading schools in the UK.  

As receptionist, your role will be vital and varied.  You will be the initial point of contact for incoming phone calls, visitors, students, staff, and enquiries and, as such, must be well-presented with a professional, friendly approach.

The School Receptionist will be an essential member of the Administrative Team and contribute towards the smooth running of the school. The successful candidate will work towards fulfilling the school’s commitment to a high quality of service and will promote and embody the school’s ethos.

Further details are identified in the job description/person specification.    

We want the successful candidate to be:

  • friendly, flexible, proactive and positive with a clear capacity and desire to work well with the staff, pupils, parents, school governors, school visitors and other stakeholders 
  • to provide confidential, efficient and effective administration support for the school
  • ability to work under pressure, particularly in the event of situations where liaison with emergency services, transport companies etc is required.

Most of all you will be an effective communicator and team worker with an excellent attention to detail.

If you feel you have the required skills and experience, please complete the application form and explain how your skills and experience to date meet the attached Job Description.

To apply by email:  Please send your completed application form to 

To apply by post:  Please send your completed application form to Steph Sullivan, Beaconsfield High School, Wattleton Road, Beaconsfield, Bucks HP9 1RR

Closing date: Monday 24th June 2019

Interview will be offered during the week beginning Monday 1st July 2019

If you have any questions then please contact Steph Sullivan on 01494 673043 x266.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Beaconsfield High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Wattleton Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 1RR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1494 673043
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