School Receptionist

Fixed term for one year

£17,800 - £20,600 per annum depending on experience


We are seeking to appoint an experienced and highly organised professional as our School Receptionist and the face of Clifton High. Working as part of the School Office team, the School Receptionist takes sole responsibility for the smooth running of Reception, welcoming all visitors and callers to the School. 

We would like to hear from individuals with experience of working as a receptionist or in a customer-facing office. Strong administrative and communication skills as well as an ability to manage competing demands are required.   Above all, the successful candidate will be conscientious, highly personable, and will strive to exceed our visitor and callers’ expectations. Experience working in a school would be an advantage, but is not essential

This is a predominantly term time role. Hours are 8.00am to 5.30pm with one hour's lunch break. Depending on the field, a job share may be considered.

Completed application forms should be accompanied by a covering letter of application to the Head of School, Mr Matthew Bennett and emailed to

Closing date for applications: 9am Friday 25th September 2020

Interviews will be held: Thursday 1st October 2020

Clifton High School is committed to safeguarding children and young people and expects all staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Candidate information pack

Application form