Are you an available immediately Receptionist or Administrator, on the lookout for your next challenging role? Do you want to further your career within a well-respected school with an incredibly dynamic support staff? We have a fantastic long-term temporary opportunity for a dedicated Receptionist to join the administrative staff of a highly regarded school based in Edgbaston, working mornings on a part-time basis.

As the Receptionist for this well-known school, you will act as the face of the organisation, responsible for delivering an excellent first impression to parents and visitors both over the phone and in person. On a daily basis, you will be providing a warm and professional welcome to all staff, the senior leadership team, parents and visitors, ensuing the Front of House area is clean, tidy and presentable at all times.

Answering and directing high volumes of calls on the internal switchboard, you will take accurate messages and pass across to the appropriate member of staff, responding to any queries and ensuring they are resolved effectively. Working across all school functions, you will support with an array of administrative tasks, including photocopying, scheduling, handling all incoming post, coordinating school events and any other tasks needed to ensure the smooth running of the school on a day to day basis.

To succeed in this role, you will be a natural organiser, with amazing attention to detail and a warm and engaging manner. A professional attitude, excellent customer service and communication skills will be the key to your success. The ability to work autonomously and with little supervision is essential for this exciting and rewarding opportunity.

With demonstrable Front of House or Office administration experience, ideally from a school or education environment, you will thrive in a fast-paced role with the challenges of juggling multiple workloads on a daily basis. You will be immaculately presented, highly articulate and have excellent customer service skills, ensuring all parents and visitors leave with a favourable impression. For this Receptionist opportunity, you will be working mornings from 7.30am-1pm, but with the flexibility to attend occasional evening events as required.

In return, you will receive an excellent salary package and the chance to further your career within this dynamic and fast-paced team, on a long-term temporary basis.


SimkissGuy Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency for the purpose of this vacancy. By sending your CV to us, you hereby consent for us to contact you in relation to recruitment. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all. We will be in touch within 3 working days if we would like to discuss your CV and experience further. If you do not hear from us within that time then you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this particular vacancy. We would welcome further applications from you for roles that may be more suited to your skills and experience.