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Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Emerson Park Academy
£15,000 - £19,999
Emerson Park Academy
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
35 hours per week. 39 weeks per year.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
28/06/2018 at 15:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant


APTC 3   SCP 14-17    £16,525 – £16,909

35 hours per week x 39 weeks per year

Required Immediately


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking colleague to join our Administration Team with responsibilities to include reception duties, answering the telephone, and general administrative tasks.


A polite telephone manner and good inter-personal skills are essential. You will be expected to demonstrate exemplary customer service and be able to handle enquiries and complaints in a confidential and sensitive manner.


A working knowledge of SIMS.net and a first aid qualification would be useful however training will be given.


You will be involved with and have regular contact with students, staff and parents and must be able to remain calm in stressful situations. Often the information you will handle will be of a sensitive or confidential nature and therefore you must exercise due diligence and work with integrity at all times.


We can offer you:

  • A happy, welcoming environment where children enjoy coming to school to learn
  • Friendly, supportive and enthusiastic staff
  • Excellent opportunities to further develop your skills


A full and comprehensive induction programme is followed for all new staff, including those new to the profession.


Emerson Park is a successful and oversubscribed 11-16 Specialist Sports College in the London Borough of Havering. We are set in pleasant surroundings on the edge of the green belt with close proximity to both countryside and central London. We are fortunate to benefit from talented and hardworking staff, supportive parents and committed Governors and enthusiastic pupils. The academy has a traditional ethos and enjoys a good reputation in the area.


Applications can be submitted online by visiting www.haveringschools.jobs and locating this vacancy. If you experience difficulties please contact Schools’ HR on 01708 434255. If you wish to discuss the position or arrange a visit to the school please contact the Head’s PA, Mrs Beney. Closing date for applications: Thursday, 28th June 2018.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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