Receptionist Vacancy

Receptionist Vacancy
November 2, 2017 Comments Off on Receptionist Vacancy News Dan Baldwin

Receptionist at Sandbach Music



Sandbach Music is a not-for-profit music school in Sandbach town centre which services the public within Sandbach and surrounding areas. Music lessons are taken on the premises by pupils of all ages and abilities in a range of instruments and styles. We will require a receptionist from November/December 2017 (depending on candidate availability). This will be a part time post involving evening and weekend work in line with our opening hours.


Job Description

Specific and general duties as below:

  • Create a welcoming yet professional environment interacting with existing and potential new customers
  • Provide refreshments for clients
  • Book lessons for new clients within vacant slots in the timetable
  • Administrative duties associated with registering bookings and enquiries
  • Answering or referring enquiries, in person, by e-mail or over the telephone
  • Keeping the reception and refreshments area clean and tidy
  • Ordering music and other merchandise
  • Handling money and taking card payments
  • Assisting with the organising of concerts and exam sessions
  • Ensure activities are operating in accordance with Sandbach Music’s relevant policies and procedures


Person Specification

  • Excellent personal skills and the ability to communicate professionally, confidently and diplomatically to provide excellent customer service
  • Flexible approach to the type of work undertaken
  • Basic level of IT literacy
  • Ability to multi-task within a busy music school environment

For further information about this role please contact Kerry Baldwin on 07470 356105 or

Working Hours

Typical hours of work will be Tuesday-Friday 3.30pm-8.30pm and Saturdays 9.30-12.30 totalling 23 hours per week. We will also consider job share for this role should there be two suitable candidates wishing to divide hours as appropriate. Holidays will be based on our closing weeks (during school holidays) on a pro-rata basis. The pro-rata annual salary will be in line with the National MW/LW rates appropriate to the suitable candidate which can be checked by following this link

To apply please send a CV along with a cover letter describing your suitability for this role to Kerry Baldwin either by email or post to:

Mrs Kerry Baldwin

Sandbach Music

10A Congleton Road





All applications to be received by 5pm on Friday 10th November 2017. Probationary period of 3 months applies. All appointments subject to satisfactory references and DBS check.