Job Title: School Receptionist
Job Reference No: 19-20065
Responsible to: HR Director
Hours per week: Monday: 08.15am - 1.00pm and Wednesday: 1.00pm to 5.45pm - all year round Plus 5 Saturday’s from 08.15am to 1.00pm during term time on a rota basis
Salary: £8.93 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Closing date: Midnight on 23rd February 2020
Taunton School was founded in 1847. It is an independent day and boarding school with approximately 1,150 pupils, aged from 0 - 18 years, with circa 400 boarders. We aim to challenge, nurture and inspire young people to succeed in a global community.
We are seeking to appoint a friendly, approachable and well-organised person to the position of Receptionist. This front of house role will include receiving visitors, processing incoming telephone calls, dealing with general enquiries and providing administrative assistance. A positive and professional outlook is essential in this role as are excellent communication and interpersonal skills as the first point of contact for the School. You will also have well-developed ICT skills.
Further details are available at https://www.tauntonschool.co.uk/vacancies/. Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form, equal opportunities monitoring form and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address, CVs alone will not be accepted.
Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.
Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard