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Category: School Administration
School: Stratford School
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Date Opened: May 16, 2022
Job ID: 12663
Interested in a career where you can make a difference?
As an Office Administrator, you will be an important part of our Stratford School Campuses.
We are excited to offer you an opportunity to join our campus family as an Office Administrator. Our Office Administrators work collaboratively with the entire staff at our campus to support the front office needs. You will work with people who are trained, energetic, and driven for our overall business which is our students. Each day you play an important role in ensuring a safe, comfortable environment for our students and staff.
A little about us
Our vision began in 1999 with a passion for teaching and learning, and a desire to create a unique educational experience for children. Today, Stratford School’s formula for success lies within its unique combination of high academic standards, culture of caring, and passionate faculty who foster curiosity and achievement in each student. Stratford School provides an unparalleled, balanced education where children are inspired to be creative problem-solvers, innovators, and leaders.
The spirit of Stratford is embodied in our philosophy of “summa spes, summa res,” meaning, “highest hopes, highest things.” We believe all children can achieve when given the opportunity to succeed.
A little about you
You have the ability to adapt well to change and take on challenges that come up in your position from day to day. You are very approachable and enjoy working with people. You are known for working on a variety of tasks at one time and following up with your customers is your priority. You look for solutions to problems and approach your work by rolling up your sleeves and getting the job done. You thrive in a startup environment where working a variety of hours to support the growth of the campus is necessary.
A typical day
There is no typical day! Your flexibility and attention to providing excellent customer service keeps things running smoothly. When needs or requests come up, your problem solving and critical thinking skills are required for you to determine which task takes priority. Knowing that we all work together to contribute to the success of our students you exercise solid judgment when supporting your team. While maintaining positive working relationships with your campus staff and building positive parent relationships, your days fly by.
A successful candidate must have strong communication skills both verbal and written. Attention to detail and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations keep the office environment relaxed and positive. People skills are an essential element for our Office Administrators.
Our applicants should have completed a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED.