Job ref no.: 1821
Sha Tin Junior School

Receptionist - Sha Tin Junior School

Sha Tin Junior School

Job Description

At SJS our vision is to enable all in the learning community to flourish. We are a vibrant and inclusive learning community where effort is valued, learning is engaging and creativity is fostered. We celebrate our cultural diversity, appreciate our place in Hong Kong and believe in the importance of Chinese language and culture in the holistic education of our students.

The school requires a Receptionist to join the office team in October. The successful candidate will be a member of the administrative team, primary responsibility is to act as the initial point of contact for telephone callers and visitors, providing administrative support to the office team.

Key Responsibilities
Customer Service

  • Answer incoming telephone calls courteously and put them through to the requested staff members or to the appropriate staff according to the assistance required by the callers
  • Receive and greet visitors to the school warmly and provide them with the appropriate information and assistance

Administrative Support

  • Provide administrative support to the School Office
  • Duties as assigned


  • Relevant experience in an administrative and reception roles
  • Competent PC skills, with proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, and Google docs/sheets/forms/slides
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to be flexible, prioritise workload, work independently and use initiative
  • A friendly manner in relation to staff and students is essential
  • To adapt to changing situations and keen to learn new skills
  • Fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin would be an advantage
  • Previous experience in a school would be an advantage

Applicants must be permanent Hong Kong residents or possess a valid visa to work in Hong Kong.

By applying for this position, your application may be considered for other opportunities within ESF.

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More job information
Job ref no. 1821
Job Function
  • Shatin
Work Model
  • On-site / At the workplace
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • F.5- F.7 or DSE
  • Diploma or equivalent