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Receptionist and Administrative Assistant



Receptionist & Administrative Assistant

37 Hours per week x 39 weeks per year

Grade C: £9.81 to £10.21 per hour

 (depending on experience)


Required April 2021

Chulmleigh Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, organised and friendly person to join our professional and welcoming Reception Team. The successful candidate will be based at Chulmleigh College and will work as part of our supportive Academy Administration Team.

Candidates will need to be confident with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to provide an efficient and effective service and act as the first point of contact for parents, pupils and visitors to the College.

Candidates should demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • A high standard of English and Mathematics
  • Competent computer skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Administrative Procedures
  • Maintain high levels of confidentiality and discretion
  • Able to work under pressure

Experience of working in a school environment would be an advantage, however training will be available.

This interesting and varied post is for 37 hours per week. The preferred work pattern is 9am to 5pm each day, although flexibility to accommodate other work patterns, on occasions, would be beneficial.

We are pleased to offer this permanent post, which is available from April 2021.

An application form, job description and information relating to our standing and success are available on our website: 

Please email completed application form to  by 10 am on 20 April 2021

As employers, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and in that regard have appropriate policies and procedures.  All staff undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and interviews will include questions about safeguarding children.

Closing date: 10 am on Tuesday 20 April 2021  

Interview Date:  Wednesday 28 April 2021