School Receptionist/Administrator

London (Greater)
01 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with a lovely Secondary School in central Hackney to recruit a full time, experienced School Receptionist/Administrator to commence immediately.

About the Role
As Receptionist/Administrator, you will be responsible for providing a professional, responsive administrative support and a first class reception service to the school community.
This is a full time, long term position, with the view to a permanent contract
Hours of work are 8am - 4:15pm Monday - Friday
This is a term time only position

The successful applicant will:
-be responsible for providing a professional, productive and responsive administrative service to teaching staff and managers including the preparation of learning materials and school correspondence
-Provide an outstanding, seamless and professional customer focussed face to
face service as directed by the Office Manager
-Handle all incoming and outgoing telephone calls in a professional, open and helpful manner, in line with school procedures
-Be proficient in the use of ICT applications and information management systems such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and SIMS
-Handle all incoming and outgoing telephone calls in a professional, open and helpful manner, in line with school procedures

The successful applicant will have the following skills and experience:
-Excellent literacy and numeracy skills
-Excellent communication skills
-Be a team player, show initiative and work autonomously
-Previous school experience, and a sound knowledge of SIMS software

The School:
The school is a large, mixed secondary school and sixth form located very centrally in Hackney, with excellent links to Overground, Underground and National Railway stations. It was rated GOOD in its most recent OFSTED.

If you have the above attributes and are looking to work in a supportive secondary school environment, then apply today to have your CV immediately viewed for a potential interview.

Tradewind Recruitment is the premier provider of Primary Teachers, Secondary Teachers and Support Staff to Schools, Colleges and Nurseries. Our clients include primary schools, secondary schools and special educational needs schools in London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Last year we found work for over 3,500 teacher and support staff and with top rates of pay for teachers and support staff, Tradewind should be your only point of call when looking for a new role.

Working for Tradewind holds many benefits whilst finding you your ideal next position. These include:

* Access to over 3,000 vacancies each year
* Top rates of pay
* Free CPD
* Free Resource Centres
* Referral Bonuses
* Guaranteed Pay Schemes
* Online Portal
* Free social and networking events


* You must have the legal right to work in the UK
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained


'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community

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