November 18, 2021
Job Type
Short Summary
We are looking for someone with experience of using IT systems and who has worked in a customer-based environment.
Actual salary: £11,025 - £11,240 per annum depending on experience
Working Pattern
Permanent, part time, 23.25 hours per week, start time 8am, finish time 4pm (includes a half hour break) • Monday to Wednesday, term time only • Start date: January 2022
Closing Date
December 02, 2021


Furze Platt is a highly successful mixed comprehensive school serving the children of Maidenhead. At Furze Platt, 1400 students of all abilities develop the skills and qualities to enable them to excel in the future. We are a highly ambitious, high-achieving and fully inclusive school in which our students are challenged and supported to achieve excellence. 

We are looking for someone with experience of using IT systems and who has worked in a customer-based environment. As well as forwarding calls to relevant staff members and answering queries from parents, carers and other callers, you will be the first point of contact with all visitors into school. You would be responsible for monitoring students signing in and out of school for appointments during the school day. You will also support the HR team with ad-hoc administrative tasks such as sorting the incoming post, franking outgoing post and completing class registers on behalf of supply teachers who are covering absent teachers. You would also keep our reception area tidy and well stocked with relevant school literature which our visitors can enjoy whilst they are waiting to meet our students and staff. 

This role requires someone who is professional, able to remain calm under pressure and make decisions in a busy school environment where no two days are the same. If you are an effective and confident communicator who enjoys being part of a team, we would love to hear from you. 

For further information about this role and in order to complete a Support Staff application form please refer to our school website by clicking on the Apply button. Application forms should be returned to Only applications submitted on the school application form will be considered. 

Closing date: Thursday 2 December 2021 

Interviews will take place: week commencing 6 December 2021 

 Furze Platt Senior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. Posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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