Business Support Assistant (Receptionist) - Spring Grove Junior Infant and Nursery School

Primary Schools
Spring Grove J I & N School
13.5 hours per week, working Part Time: Monday 8:30am – 4:30pm, Wednesday and Thursday 12:30pm -3:30pm
Water Street, Huddersfield HD1 4BJ
Grade 4
£5,947 - £6,066

To commence 31st October 2022. 

Spring Grove School is an outstanding multi-cultural school that lies at the heart of a supportive and diverse community in central Huddersfield.  

Our Business Support team is an important part of our school and we wish to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated individual to support that team to cover an existing member’s promotion into a new role.

You will be the first point of contact for children, visitors and callers, providing a friendly and professional reception service.  The role will be varied and you will also assist other members of our team as and when required.

You will need to:

  • Have some experience of working in an office or in an administrative role – preferably in a School but not necessarily so.
  • Have some reception experience, either desk or telephone based.
  • Have experience of Microsoft Office using Word and Excel, and Email;
  • Have good verbal communication skills in order to liaise with children and other staff members.
  • Have the ability to communicate with people of diverse backgrounds. Bilingual skills would be an advantage.

In return we can offer you a warm and welcoming school community, with a firm set of values embedded in everything we do:

  • Respect for each other
  • Aspire to be the best we can be
  • Confidence and resilience in everything we do.

If your values match ours, and you think you have the skills we are looking for, then please do apply. 

Application forms should be returned by email to

Available Downloads:

Schools Application Form

Schools Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Interviews will be carried out on Wednesday 12th October.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

This job is subject to a DBS check at the appropriate level, please refer to the Job Description/Profile.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

07 October 2022, 12:00 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.