Full Time Receptionist – Permanent
Location: Oasis Academy Boulton
Start Date: February 2020
Salary: Grade SC2, Anchor Point 4, Range 2-6, starting salary £17,711 Per annum (Term time only, plus 3 weeks)
We have a fantastic opportunity for an energetic and optimistic individual to join the Oasis family in this exciting, newly created role. As the welcoming face of the Academy, you will be the first point of contact for information, dealing with requests and receiving parents, visitors, staff, as well as contractors. You will also provide a range of vital administrative and financial support as required. You will need to be a problem-solver who enjoys exercising initiative whilst working at a fast pace.
The ideal candidate will be a friendly and flexible person, with a high degree of professionalism and organisational skills. You will be a superb communicator with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. The ideal candidate will be competent in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher). You will be passionate about providing support to the people around you and further our reputation for outstanding customer service. You will also have the ability to produce high quality work in a timely and accurate fashion, demonstrating a methodical approach, and build effective working relationships and rapport with ease.
Oasis Academy Boulton is an inclusive urban primary school in the Handsworth area of Birmingham offering places for children between the ages of 3 and 11. We are looking to recruit a high quality professional. We are a good school and our Early Years provision remains exceptional (Ofsted, January 2019). You will join an Academy that is proud of its commitment to staff and their professional development, whilst having the highest expectations in all areas.
Oasis Academy Boulton is a warm, welcoming, inclusive academy with a friendly and enthusiastic team of teachers and support staff. Our children are eager to learn, have excellent behaviour and a positive attitude and enjoy coming to school; parents and academy councillors are very supportive of the academy.
Oasis Academy Boulton is part of the Oasis Community Learning family, a multi-academy sponsor with the express purpose of transforming schools into community Hubs, through applying a holistic view of education. As such, there are excellent opportunities both locally and nationally to develop professionally and grow in your role as a leader.
The successful candidate will need to understand, share and be committed to the Oasis ethos of inclusion, equality, healthy relationships, hope and perseverance.
Visits to the Academy are advisable and are by appointment only. For an informal discussion about the role or to arrange a visit please call the Academy on 0121 464 4228 and ask to speak to either our Principal, Mrs Shilpa Rathore or Ms Lilly, PA to Principal/Office Manager.
Closing date for applications is 4:00pm on Monday 9th December 2019
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 17th December 2019 (a.m)
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
Oasis is 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 Disclosure and Barring.
Oasis Community Learning supports Equal Opportunities.
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.