Receptionist (Education Service)

Reference number: 43424

Title: Receptionist (Education Service)

Hours: 22.5 hours per week, part time

Location: Selly Oak, Birmingham

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Sunday 21 July 2019

Salary: £8.30 per hour

Interview date: To be confirmed

To start: To be discussed at interview

Job advert:

About the role

Sense are currently looking for a Receptionist to join our team at our purpose built centre in Selly Oak, Birmingham. This is a part time role working 22.5 hours per week; a job share would be considered for the right candidates. 

As our Receptionist, you will provide clerical support to the Education Service team and receive visitors in a professional and friendly manner. Our ideal candidate will have switchboard experience and good knowledge of Word and Excel for data entry, as well as a friendly and approachable attitude. You will be able to work on your own and as part of a team, whilst maintain a high standard of professionalism and confidentiality at all times.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact: Richard Sutton via richard.sutton@sense.org.uk

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application; CVs will not be considered. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying.

If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio please contact the HR department on 0121 415 6735 or textphone 0121 415 2720.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. 

 

Job description: Download the job description

Candidate guidelines: Download the candidate guidelines

Additional documentation: Download the additional documentation

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