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Front Desk Attendant

Home Careers Front Desk Attendant
Submitted: September 21
Closing: October 28


Tami Cummings
HR Director


Location Lakes International Language Academy
19850 Fenway Ave. N.
Forest Lake, MN 55025
Categories Non-Licensed
Health Insurance Included
Salary Range Commensurate with Experience
Salary Notes $15-$18
Work Commitment Full-Time
To Apply

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Job Description

Job Summary: The Front Desk Attendant at Lakes International Language Academy, a Spanish and Chinese immersion school in Forest Lake, MN, is responsible for welcoming visitors, answering phone calls and emails, and supporting teachers and other LILA staff. Work will be done under the direction of the Lower School Principal.


Monday through Friday

11 Months

7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Occasional evenings during the school year for conferences and other school events

FTE:  1.0 

Wage Scale: $15.00 - $18.00 per hour

Essential Functions:   

Performs routine clerical and receptionist work involving tasks such as greeting visitors, document preparation and distribution, maintaining statistical information, distributing messages, copying, faxing and filing 

Answer questions from students, parents, and the general public

Maintain and update student files and records

Work with the principal to coordinate efforts with families interested in enrolling students

Serve as back-up for the health office as needed

Maintain building security by following all security and emergency procedures

Participate in professional development

Perform other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:
1-3 years prior front desk experience
Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working in a school setting

Physical Requirements:

Each of these positions requires vocal communication, hearing, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, standing, walking, sitting, pushing, pulling, use of hands to grasp and feel, and vision abilities including close, distance, and adjusting focus.  Lifting/moving required frequently up to 25 pounds and occasionally up to 40 pounds or more.  Work occasionally requires exposure to bloodborne pathogens and is generally in a moderately noisy location.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  

Institution Description

Lakes International Language Academy (LILA) is located in Forest Lake, Minnesota, a mid-sized suburb approximately 30 miles north of the Twin Cities. Our staff brings the world to our students every day - literally. Many of them have lived outside of the United States, residing on numerous continents around the world. Whether a teacher from another country, or an administrative assistant from the local community, you’ll find LILA is truly a unique place to belong.

As a Chinese and Spanish immersion school, some of our positions require competency in a second language. But, not all! If you are a high school graduate, college graduate, or retiree looking to supplement your income, LILA has employment opportunities available.

Our Human Resources team looks forward to working with you to uncover your talents and find a position you’ll love. Join our community of talented, committed, and caring educators today - YOU are welcome here!

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