Job Details

Job Title: Receptionist

Job Description:

We currently have a new vacancy for:


Receptionist (Chester Campus)


Part time 25 hours per week (daytime & evenings), Term Time plus one week per year


Salary range:  £16,777 – £18,473 pro rata per annum


Based within the Reception area, you will welcome and support students, visitors, customers and staff throughout the campus, helping them make best use of College services and facilities.


You will be based predominantly at our Chester Campus however you may be required to work at other sites on occasions.  This role will be over 3 days per week and will predominantly be within normal working hours, although some evening cover (until 9pm) may be needed.


As a front-line service, this job is vital to the success of the College, you will need to enjoy and be confident in working with people, be familiar and competent in Microsoft Office packages and able to use specialist software.


Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for full-details



  • Competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • 35 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • College ‘Count Me In’ social platform
  • Onsite Fitness and Childcare facilities
  • Onsite Costa, Café, Shop, Restaurants, Hair and Beauty Salon
  • Free onsite parking





How to apply:


To apply for this role please download the application form and return it to


Closing date: 26 November 2020


Interviews will take place week commencing 30th November, further details will be confirmed with shortlisted candidates.

Cheshire College South & West is a dynamic, high quality and financially robust College, offering exciting opportunities for its 600 staff, 12,000 students and 1,800 Apprentices, who all have access to the contemporary environments at our modern campuses in Crewe, Ellesmere Port and Chester.   Governors, staff and learners are celebrating after Ofsted recently rated the College “Good”. Ofsted praised the College for its “highly-effective” education programmes, which meet the specific needs and aspirations of learners and extends beyond the knowledge and skills needed to complete their qualifications. The College is a key driver in the regeneration of the region, providing innovative approaches to teaching and vocational learning and an exceptional workplace. Staff will receive a range of benefits, proven by our commitment to the Investors in People standard.


Cheshire College South and West is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be required to provide a DBS Disclosure.

Location: Chester

Salary: £16,777 - £18,473 pro rata per annum

Closing Date: 26/11/2020 9:00 am

Application Form: Download