Positions Vacant - Receptionist

St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta is seeking a part-time receptionist to work in their busy office Monday to Thursday.

The Receptionist is the central point of contact for all groups within the parish and provides office support for the parish team, administration and ministerial groups within the parish. As the Receptionist you will be the first point for enquiries from parishioner, newcomer or from the wider community in regard to parish activities and services.

Part-time – 20hrs per week
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 10.00am to 2.00pm Tuesday 9.00am to 4.30pm
Expected Start Date is Monday 4 June 2017
Application close on Monday May 22 at 5.00pm

Selection Criteria for Receptionist:

  • Tertiary qualification or relevant demonstrated experience in Office Administration
  • At least 2 years’ experience as a Receptionist or similar position
  • Intermediate computer skills in Microsoft Office 2007/2010
  • Experience in diary management
  • Excellent verbal and written, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Attention to detail, quality and accuracy

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Application Process:

Please mark your application “Receptionist” and enclose your Resume and a Covering Letter addressing the selection criteria and nominating 3 referees (one of whom is preferably your Parish Priest).

To download and view the Position Description visit the Diocesan website www.parra.catholic.org.au and go to the ‘About tab’ then ‘employment tab’ .

Send your application to:

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To the Dean,
St Patrick's Cathedral,
1 Marist Place,
Parramatta NSW 2150

Applications close on Monday 22 April at 5pm

Only Australian citizens and permanent residents of Australia are eligible to apply.