Cavendish Lodge

52 Lewin Rd, London, SW16 6JT


Dove House

55 Lewin Rd, London, SW16 6JZ


Somers House

1 Somers Road, Reigate, RH2 9DU


020 8835 8500

Opening Hours

Weekdays 8.00am – 6.00pm 
51 weeks per year

Opening Hours

Weekdays 7.30am – 6.30pm 
51 weeks per year

Nursery Receptionist who can open doors and minds

Salary: £21,522 p/a (£10.55 p/h)


Full time 8.00 am – 6:00 pm.

Cavendish Lodge is expanding, opening up a new site in Somers Road Reigate and we are looking for a Nursery Receptionist to join our team. The ideal candidate will be available to start work as soon as possible and have an excellent telephone manner, professional appearance, be confident and excellent at multitasking. You must have a proven record of reliability and commitment.

If you would like to work in a nursery environment as the first point of contact for parents and visitors, whilst providing administrative support, then this is the ideal position for you!



Receptionist Key Responsibilities:


  • Handle face-to-face, email and telephone enquiries quickly and professionally

  • Act as the initial point of contact for visitors/parents ensuring a friendly welcome and informed arrival

  • Ensure visitors are signed incorrectly

  • Maintain a clean, tidy and welcoming reception area

  • Handle all correspondence in a confidential manner

  • Provide additional administrative support for the wider team when required



Receptionist Key Skills, Experience, and requirements:


  • The successful applicant will reside within a comfortable commuting distance of our school.

  • Have excellent communication skills, written and verbal with a friendly and helpful manner, to represent the school in the best possible way.

  • Excellent punctuality and attendance are crucial to this role.

  • A minimum of one years’ administration / reception experience

  • Strong IT skills.

  • Excellent communication skills to liaise with parents and staff on a day to day basis

  • To always maintain confidentiality.


‚ÄčPlease only apply if you have a track record of receptionist experience.



If you are interested in this position, please complete the application form or send your cv to, or call 020 8835 8500.


We are an equal opportunity employer and especially keen to help apprentices, trainees, and men in childcare roles.



Cavendish Lodge Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and all successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.