School Receptionist (Grade 3), Oxfordshire

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Woodstock Church of England Primary SchoolOxfordshire

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Start date: 7 January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, efficient, flexible, friendly, reliable and fun person to manage the smooth running of the Reception area.

You will need to have a good telephone manner and be able to deal sensitively with a range of children, parents and outside agencies.

You will need excellent IT and interpersonal skills. Previous school office experience using would be an advantage but not essential.

Other necessary qualities include confidentiality, efficiency and being able to work on your own initiative and under pressure and a willingness to contribute to the continued improvement of our wonderful school.

We can offer a:

  • A positive and thriving school environment
  • A great team of staff and children
  • Commitment to continuing professional development

Hours:  Monday – Friday, 08:30 – 15:30 (to include 30 minutes for lunch), 39 weeks per annum

Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit us to see if we are the right school for you. Please contact the School directly to make an appointment to see our school in action and meet the staff and children.  

CLOSING DATE:  Friday 16 November 2018
INTERVIEWS:  Wednesday 21 November 2018

Application forms and job description are available online via Dropbox or from our Business Manager Darrell Marchand.  You can also request them by calling 01993 812209 or by emailing

You can find out more about the school by visiting our website:

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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More about Woodstock Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Shipton Road, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1993 812209