Receptionist

Recruiter
Northern College
Location
Barnsley
Posted
11 Oct 2018
Closes
19 Oct 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Northern College has been graded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted and we are looking for someone to join the College who can contribute to our continued success. Northern College offers a wide range of adult learning provision including; literacy, numeracy and return to study courses, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, Higher Education courses and a varied programme of Trade Union Studies. Set in beautiful parklands and with excellent facilities, Northern College for Residential Adult Education has a powerful reputation for the quality of its services. A unique opportunity to work for an outstanding residential adult education college in the UK

RECEPTIONISTS

(Salary £17,007 pro rata pa)

(Post 1) 14 hours per week primarily working weekends

Working Friday 2.00 pm to 6.30 pm, Saturday 8.30am to 1.30pm and Sunday 8.30am to 1.00pm but some flexibility to provide cover during the week is also a requirement.

(Post 2) 11.5 hours per week

Working Monday 9.30am to 5.30pm and Wednesday 9.30am to 1.30pm but some flexibility to provide cover during the rest of the week and at weekends is also a requirement

(Post 3) Variable hours (£9.06 per hour)

Working on a casual hours basis to cover as and when required between the hours of Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.30pm, Friday 8.30am to 6.30pm, Saturday 8.30am to 1.30pm and Sunday 8.30am to 1.00pm

You will need to have relevant reception experience, a professional approach and excellent customer care skills to join our existing team. You will provide a comprehensive reception and information service to students and visitors and be the first point of contact on our front reception desk. The ability to demonstrate the highest standards of customer care with experience of dealing with a range of customer queries is essential. You will also have excellent interpersonal skills, be tactful in your approach and have the ability to work on your own initiative.

Duties include answering the College telephone switchboard, welcoming and assisting our visitors. In addition, you will also carry out a range of related administrative duties and therefore you will need to have excellent administrative skills for this role. Previous switchboard experience is desirable together with a good level of ICT skills.

The benefits of working for the college include: access to the Local Government pension scheme, free on-site parking, family friendly policies and opportunities for training and development.

Closing date: 5pm Monday 22nd October 2018. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30 October 2018.

Northern College promotes the welfare of all students and is fully committed to safeguarding and to fulfilling its obligations under the Prevent duty. The college expects all staff to share these commitments.

Registered Charity Number 507245

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