Student Receptionist/First Aider/Office Administrator

Student Receptionist/First Aider/Office Administrator

Salary: CAN scale 17-21 (£19,664 to £21,541 per annum, actual)

Working hours: 36 hours per week between 9pm and 5.00pm

Weeks per year: Equivalent to 200 days (188 days term time, 2 staff preparation days and 10 days, at times agreed, to support the needs of the role).

Oaks Park High is looking for a brilliant all-rounder to join its busy office team. This is a varied role, which will include student reception, being a primary first aider and administrator. Reporting to the Communications and Administration lead, the successful candidate will need to have excellent communication skills – both written and verbal, be calm, organised and have a good rapport with students and adults alike.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills (verbal and written), have a very good working knowledge of IT, and a have high level of literacy. You must also be able to:

  • Be flexible and very organised
  • Be able to work independently and under pressure
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the wellbeing of all students.

This is a busy and varied role as part of a dedicated team who pride themselves on providing an outstanding support service to the school, leadership team and governance.  A calm, professional approach is a must, along with enthusiasm and a great sense of humour!

This is a non-teaching post which will give the successful candidates an excellent opportunity to work supporting both staff and students at a mixed comprehensive school for students aged 11-18 inclusive of a Specialist ASC Base.

Previous or similar experience is desirable, but not essential.

See the job description/person specification (below) for further details.

Please note that applications MUST be submitted on a school application form (below). CVs will not be accepted. 

Application forms to be sent to:

Closing dates for applications: Friday 28th January at midday.

We reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date, should a suitable candidate apply.

Oaks Park High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. As such, the successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Oaks Park High School is an equal opportunities employer.


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