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Receptionist Administration - Full-time

Brunswick House Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2171-233S
  • Posted:13/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:June 2022
  • App Close Date:23/05/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:26th May 2022


Come and work at BRUNSWICK HOUSE! We are looking to appoint an exceptional, full-time Receptionist/Office assistant, starting June 2022.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills together with patience, empathy and a sense of humour;
  • A pleasant and welcoming manner;
  • The self-confidence to make well-informed decisions;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels - adults and children;
  • The ability to administer medicines and First Aid; 
  • Will have competent computer skills, as well as a willingness to develop your IT skills further to cope with the ever changing nature of this role (knowledge of SIMS and excel an advantage);
  • The ability to work efficiently and to deadlines;
  • The skills to work under pressure and to use own initiative;
  • Maths and English GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent);
  • The ability to observe and respect confidentiality;

We can offer you an extremely supportive and friendly working environment with a team of colleagues who strive every day to make Brunswick House Primary School an exceptional place of learning for staff and pupils.

Please read the attached Job Description/Person Specification carefully to see the required skills in more detail.

The post will be five days per week, Monday - Friday (8.30am - 4.30pm) term time only.

The school is committed to equality of opportunity and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged, please contact the school office on 01622 752102 if you have any questions about the role or wish to come and meet us. Alternatively, you can also email the headteacher's PA on whitehead.christina@brunswick-house.kent.sch.uk




Information about the school


Brunswick House is a vibrant and over-subscribed, two-form entry primary school in the heart of Maidstone with easy access to shops, restaurants, theatre and cinema which are within walking distance. We are also very close to motorway and train networks.

We are an extremely popular and happy school where all of our friendly staff team have high expectations and work hard together to teach and nurture every child to reach their potential.

Brunswick House Primary is a UNICEF Rights Respecting School which empowers our pupils to learn more about their rights and how they work in practice. They also work to support local and national charities as well as promoting ongoing relationships with our link school in Malawi.

Our extensive site offers lots of opportunities for outdoor learning, including a sensory garden, two large sports pitches and forest school. We also offer large, well resourced classrooms.

A career with us will also provide you with exciting opportunities and inspirational professional development.

Brunswick House is wholly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to actively share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 675204


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).