Post: Receptionist

Start date: ASAP

Salary: Grade 2 - £16,863 per annum (pro rata)

Location: Sybil Andrews Academy, Bury St Edmunds

Contract type: 37 hours per week / 39 weeks per year 

Contract term: Permanent

Sybil Andrews Academy opened in September 2016 and we are rapidly expanding as the school grows.  As part of Unity Schools Partnership we can offer vast opportunities to collaborate with colleagues and to enable professional development and career progression. 

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, conscientious and friendly Receptionist to fulfil a key role in our school.

Duties will include:

  • Acting as the first point of contact for visitors
  • Act as the school’s central communication point for parents, staff and other visitors
  • Control students signing in and out during school hours
  • Providing administrative back-up and support to the schools Administrative team.

Application forms are available to download from the vacancies page of our website at and applications should be returned to Mrs Dawson at

If you would like an informal discussion prior to submitting your application, you are welcome to contact Cathy Dawson, on 01284-413400 or email as above.

Closing date: Thursday 6 December 2018

Interviews: Tuesday 11 December 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful candidates will be expected to have a DBS and other relevant employment checks.  We are a smoke free site. 

Please note, if you are applying for any vacancy other than that of a teaching position, please could you complete a support staff application form as listed below.