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Receptionist - Term Time

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-5412-112S
  • Posted:19/01/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:20th February 2023
  • App Close Date:02/02/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Receptionist – Full Time 37 hours per week, 39 Weeks p.a) (Term Time + 5 Staff Training Days) 

                                             Working Hours: 8:15am – 4:15pm


Salary: Kent Range 3 (£19,293 FTE / £16,668 pro rata)


We have an exciting opportunity for a role of Receptionist to join our organisation.  We are looking for a highly organised, efficient and reliable receptionist to be responsible for the organisation and development of front of house processes within the school to benefit student learning and staff efficiency. As an essential member of the team, you will keep abreast of developments in your key areas and think creatively and constructively to ensure students, staff and visitors receive the highest standards of customer service.


You must possess excellent ICT and interpersonal skills.  Previous school office experience and a knowledge of Arbor would be an advantage. 


If you require further information, please email Mrs Sue Rollinson, HR Officer, (srollinson@thelangton.kent.sch.uk ).  Please use the Kent-teach application form to apply.  CVs will not be accepted.


Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Information about the school

Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys is a school community of nearly 1400 students and staff set in the Kent countryside on the outskirts of the medieval city of Canterbury. We enjoy a high reputation locally and nationally as a school with an enviable academic record consequent upon inspirational teaching and top quality pastoral care. We also consider ourselves to be in the vanguard of English schools developing a research based approach to education allowing students to engage with genuinely open-ended academic research projects which have gained international recognition.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 456486

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.