Receptionist/Admin Support

Paxton Academy Sports and Science

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Receptionist/Admin Support

Contract: Fixed Term for 1 year; Monday – Friday between 8.15 a.m. – 12.15p.m. (20 hours)

Salary: £17,524 pro rata

Start date: ASAP

Paxton Academy opened in 2014. We currently have pupils up to Year 4. Paxton has a distinctive ethos which includes a science and sports specialism as well as an extended curriculum and school day to enable our pupils to take up our rich curriculum offer.

We are looking for a part-time receptionist with excellent customer relations skills. You will project a positive image of the academy and make our visitors, parents and pupils feel welcome and respected. There are many general admin tasks that will fall within your remit which include escorting pupils to their class rooms, answering the telephone, relaying information, filing and typing. This role would appeal to someone who likes to be busy.

We expect all staff to embrace our philosophy, to be a role model. You’ll also need GCSEs (grade C in Maths and English), intermediate WP skills, an NVQ 3 in administration or finance and ideally confidence using MS Office, experience of a similar role and a willingness to pass enhanced safeguarding checks and undertake further training. If you’re flexible, positive, motivated and well organised,

For more information about our school and philosophy please visit our school website:

Closing Date: Friday 19th October 2018 noon

Shortlisting Date: Friday 19th October 2018 noon

Interview Date: Thursday 1st  November 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check which includes a barred list check.

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