School Receptionist/Administrator

Recruiter
Randstad Education
Location
Blackburn
Salary
£8.50 - £9.25/hour parking and holiday pay
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
School SIMS Receptionist, Blackburn, East Lancashire

We are currently recruiting for an SEN setting who is looking for a temporary School Receptionist with an excellent working knowledge of SIMS. Candidates MUST have previous experience of working in a similar role in a similar setting, as you will be expected to hit the ground running and deliver a high standard of work in a fast-paced environment.

This receptionist position is full time 8.30-4.00pm on a temporary basis for 4-6 weeks with a view to going permanent. You would need to be available for immediate start.

As the successful applicant, you will have:
- Excellent administrative/receptionist experience with SIMS knowledge and the ability to multi-task
- A qualification in Business Administration would be an advantage but is not essential
- Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing
- The ability to work with high levels of tact, confidentiality and discretion

Responsibilities would include:

- Handling face to face and telephone enquiries from parents, external agencies and members of the general public
- Overseeing access to the building for visitors
- Assisting teachers and senior leadership team with data entry on pupil records and reporting on SIMS
- Collecting money for dinners, school trips etc as required
- Photocopying, sorting post, filing and general administrative support

Please Note: Only candidates with previous school and SIMS experience will be considered for this post.

If you have the recent and relevant experience we are looking for, including SIMS, for then please send your CV now