Location: The Grangefield Academy - Oxbridge Ave, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 4LE
Salary: NET - Spinal Column Point 3 - 4
Expires: 25/05/2022 23:59

Post: Receptionist 
Contract Type: Permanent 

Salary Range: SCP 3 – SCP 4 (£18,887 - £19,264 - FTE) [Subject to job evaluation][salary to be pro rata]
Working Type: Full Time [37 hours/41 weeks]

Base: The Grangefield Academy - Oxbridge Ave, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 4LE

Please note: The post holder will be engaging in regulated activity, working mainly or wholly with children. This position is exempt from the rehabilitation of offender’s act 1974. It is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

Northern Education Trust (NE T) is a charitable education Trust with a good track record for school improvement. The Trust sponsors 21 academies; 11 secondary and 10 primaries across the North of England in eleven Local Authority regions.

Northern Education Trust The Grangefield Academy are now seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Receptionist.

The successful candidate will be able to answer all incoming calls to the Academy, dealing with calls efficiently and effectively along with being responsible for greeting and dealing with visitors to the Academy, ensuring all visitors are recorded and have completed the relevant ‘signing in’ process and issuing visitors with the relevant lanyard to ensure safeguarding procedures are met.

Candidates will be required to work proactively, innovatively and responsively. Tasks will include:

Checking, opening and distribution of all post and parcels delivered to the Academy

General administrative duties for the Academy

Providing radio contact for the SLT team via two-way radio

Responsibility for administration and typing duties to support the Vice Principals

Assisting the Principal’s Personal Assistant and covering the duties of the Principal’s PA in her absence

Collecting and storing all lost property in the Academy

Responsibility for organising appointments, maintaining an Academy diary and arranging hospitality for staff, visitors and events

Following Academy policies and procedures especially those relating to Child Protection and health; safety, security, confidentiality and data protection, reporting all concerns to an appropriate person

To assist with the supervision of students including before and after school if appropriate and within working hours

Actively ensure continuous professional development is addressed through accessing appropriate development opportunities and to share learning with others

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and well being of our pupils.

In order to apply for this position, please visit:

For more information, please contact Kurt Galloway, Business Manager, at or 01642 353637 

Northern Education Trust seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

Closing date: Wednesday 25th May 2022

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