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Reception / Administration Assistant

Reception / Administration Assistant

Full time (Mon – Fri). Term time only (39 weeks)

Salary Scale 3 - 6 £26,238 - £27,438 per annum pro rata

(Actual salary £22, 534 - £23,564)

We require someone to join our team as soon as possible. The post-holder will be effective and efficient in administrative work, have a professional and positive attitude and will work both independently and as part of a team. The successful candidate will be the first point of contact for visitors and telephone callers, so strong interpersonal skills will be essential.

When not working at the Reception desk, the post-holder may be required to undertake administrative tasks within any of our administration departments (General Office, Data and Exams, Finance) and will also be part of the school’s First Aid team (training will be given if required).

QEGS is a high-achieving, oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive converter academy. The school is The North London hub for the National SCITT for training Maths and Physics teachers. As a training hub, we offer excellent CPD opportunities for our own staff, in-house, through external partnership and national programmes.

The school is a member of ICGS (International Coalition of Girls’ Schools), an organisation united in educating and empowering students to be ethical, globally-minded change-makers.

We are also a member of The National College; the streaming home for high-quality professional development in education. They provide everything you need to strengthen, manage and evidence your professional development in one place, on one platform.

Both memberships offer teachers a vast range of resources and CPD opportunities. 

We offer a valuable Employee Assistance Programme, with many benefits that support well-being, at no cost to employees. We are conveniently located within a 5-minute walk from High Barnet tube station, making us easily accessible, but also offer a multi-storey complimentary car parking facility to all of our employees.

Our teaching load expectations are generous, allowing additional time for PPA (Planning, Preparation and Assessment).

Employees also have complimentary access to our on-site fitness suite and swimming pool facilities and access to over 29 acres of land to enjoy.

Queen Elizabeth Girls School is an equal-opportunities employer. We are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and, as such, all candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Application form and further information is available to download from our website Please email your completed application form to

The school reserves the right to interview and appoint ahead of the deadline.

Closing Date: Friday 12 July 2024