Academy Receptionist

Deerfield Academy is looking for a temporary Academy Receptionist to work January 3 – April 7, 2022.  The typical schedule is Monday – Thursday, 8:00 am – 12:30 pm.  This position reports to the Special Assistant to the Head of School, and welcomes and provides information for visitors who enter the Main School Building Lobby.

The primary duties of this position are to greet all visitors, including Admission prospective students and their families; collaborate with the Head of School and Admission Offices to convey information to guests, community members, and departments; answer the main Academy phone line and forward calls when needed; maintain familiarity with Academy events, employees and students; and assist with special projects as needed.

The successful candidate will possess a High School diploma or the equivalent, 3 -5 years’ experience in customer service, the ability to work independently as well as part of a team, exceptional interpersonal verbal communication skills, personal computing skills, a strong sense of confidentiality and privacy, and a genuine interest in people.

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Equal Opportunity Employment Policy

Deerfield Academy is a private, coeducational boarding school located in western Massachusetts with 650 students and 130 faculty. The Academy was founded in 1797 and has no religious affiliation.

Deerfield Academy is committed to equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, pregnancy, protected military veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.