Receptionist / Administrator
POST: Receptionist / Administrator
RESPONSIBLE TO: The Principal, Principal’s PA
SALARY: SCP 18 – 22 (pro-rata)
LOCATION: Oasis Academy Leesbrook
WORKING PATTERN: 37.5 hours per week, term time only + 5 days
DISCLOSURE LEVEL: Enhanced
START DATE: March 2019
Oasis Academy Leesbrook is seeking to appoint a confident, dedicated and motivated Receptionist / Administrator. This is an exciting opportunity to develop in an Academy that has just recently opened and is a part of the Oasis family. The Academy is currently based in temporary accommodation (a state of the art, purpose built property on Middleton Road) and will move to our permanent home in September 2020, due to be located just off Lees Road. We have just over 220 children on roll and expect to welcome another 150 Year 7 students in September 2019.
The Receptionist / Administrator will work with the Principal’s PA and our growing team of staff to ensure excellence across the Academy. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, flexible and committed to ensuring that our Academy provides the very best service for every single visitor, parent and student. This role is essential in the development of the Academy as it grows in size, year on year, to ultimately educate 1500 students.
The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:
- Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
- Excellent organisational skills
- Ability to work cooperatively and sensitively both independently and as part of a team
- Unswerving commitment to the Academy and to Oasis values
- A creative and innovate approach to problem solving
- The ability to be flexible as the school grows and develops
- Relentless energy and personal drive
- Aspirations to further their career
This is an ideal and exciting opportunity for someone who wishes to be part of shaping a department from the very early stages and embarking on the exciting journey of building a department and Academy from the very foundations.
We are therefore looking for an outstanding, flexible candidate with drive and commitment and an unrelenting focus on providing the best service for all of the students in the Academy. We require a Receptionist / Administrator with a keenness to support students and staff. In return you will benefit professionally from the wealth of expertise and experience of our family of Academies, along with a range of support services based at Oasis National Office.
If you would like to discuss this role further, please do not hesitate to contact the Principal’s PA, Hannah Murphy:
T: 0161 290 4004 M: 07970367222
Closing date for applications is: Wednesday 13th February
Interviews will be held: Thursday 14th February
Oasis Community Learning is a multi-Academy sponsor, growing extensively across the UK.
Believing that every person, in addition to every child matters, we are working with the wider Oasis Group, transforming schools into Community Hubs, through applying a holistic view of education. For more information on the benefits of being part of our family of Academies across the UK, as well as an application pack including a full job description, please visit our website www.oclcareers.org.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent written and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.
Oasis Community Learning supports Equal Opportunities Employment.
Oasis Community Learning is a company limited by Guarantee registered in England and Wales no. 5398529 and is an exempt charity under the terms of the Charities Act 1993 and 2006.