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NAS Admin Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
13/08/2019
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 30/08/2019 23:59
Salary:
£18,795 - £19,171
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Vacancy ID:
190405
Employment Location:
Northumbria House, Cramlington
Closing date:
30 Aug
Further Information

Northumberland County Council operates a huge range of services across one of the largest county in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate.

For further information about working for Northumberland County Council, please click here: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working

Northumberland adolescent service (NAS) provides co-ordinated support to young people aged 11 to 19 including:
- providing suitable places for young people to meet up and feel safe
- personalised and intensive support for young people who have more serious problems
- support for young people to avoid risk-taking behaviour, such as drug and alcohol abuse
- crime and antisocial behaviour
- targeted youth support
- information, advice and guidance
- positive activities and informal learning

We are looking for an experienced administrative assistant to join our Admin & Finance Team. The successful applicant will have experience in arranging meetings, taking and typing up minutes, completing Imprest Account Returns, issuing and receiving Petty Cash, some performance work, diary / calendar arrangements, placing and receipting orders, using management information systems, and monitoring shared mailboxes, etc.

We are offering:
A starting salary of £18,795
Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision
Flexible working arrangements (within the needs of the Service)

Essential requirements:
Good general education demonstrating numeracy and literacy
NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in a business related discipline
Considerable experience in a similar role covering a broad range of support tasks and procedures
Experience in using office applications on a personal computer / laptop

For further information, please contact Ann Hindmarsh-Bell on 01670 622804 or email: ann.hindmarsh-bell@northumberland.gov.uk for an informal discussion.

Closing date for applications will be 30th August 2019 at midnight.

Northumberland County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We recognise the difficulties that transgender applicants in particular may face during a recruitment process; any concerns regarding the process can be discussed with Claire Coe (Trans HR Support Officer) on 01670 623 130 or claire.coe01@northumberland.gov.uk . We operate a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. All applications to work on a part-time will be considered in line with the requirements of the post and the needs of the service.

If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend interview please email hrrecruitment@northumberland.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.