Administration Officer (Reception)

Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire

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Job details

Job role Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Actual Salary from £16,720 to £18,782

Job summary

Hours per week 37.5 hours per week

Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Working weeks per year 39 weeks (Term time plus INSET days)

Holiday Entitlement 5.087 weeks per year (Included in salary)

From September 2020 we are seeking an experienced person with excellent interpersonal and administrative skills to take on the role of Administration Officer - Reception at this 11-18 selective school. We have a long history of providing superb education to our 1350 students. All our support staff play a key role in enabling that to happen, by contributing to the forward
thinking and innovative culture of the school.

The postholder will play a key role in being the first point of contact for all stakeholders contacting or visiting the school, ensuring they receive excellent customer service and gaining a positive impression of the school, whilst assisting in the efficient administration of the school.

Applicants should have excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to communicate confidently but respectfully with the public.

Competent & flexible use of IT (the school uses both Google and Microsoft) is essential, as is the ability to meet deadlines,

handle a variety of tasks at any one time and work unsupervised if required. Experience of working in a school environment, and
updating and managing web content is preferred but not essential.
Closing date: Wednesday 1 July, 12 noon. Please apply as soon as possible
Please note that due to the current situation we are interested to hear from candidates as soon as possible and early
applications are welcomed. Shortlisted candidates may be interviewed before the closing date.
Please return your completed application form to employment@challoners.org
Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an
enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Contract

Administration Officer (Reception)
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Hours To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to Alison McAloon (Head’s PA & HR Officer).

Email: employment@challoners.org

HWe are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.0

Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1352 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Dr Challoner's Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email employment@challoners.org

About Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Boys' Grammar School with a co-educational Sixth Form, situated on the edge of the Chilterns a short walk from Amersham station. Aspirational staff and students, with an atmosphere that values resilience and kindness. Also a Teaching School and SCITT, so unparalleled opportunities for staff development

School location

Chesham Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA