About the role
Surrey Adult Learning provides a wide range of daytime, evening and Saturday courses and learning opportunities for adults. The provision includes leisure courses like arts and crafts and languages; qualification courses such as GCSE's in English and Maths; classes which support those with learning difficulties and/or disabilities; classes aimed at parents/carers to help them support their children and improve their own skills; and an outreach provision aimed at vulnerable groups in the community who would not normally engage in any form of learning.
Surrey Adult Learning has seven centres across North and South West Surrey and is looking to appoint a Centre Assistant for its Esher Centre.
Applicants should have a strong customer service background together with general administrative experience to ensure the effective operation of the Centre. You will also be expected to provide high-quality direct customer care for the users of the Centre. Previous experience of a similar customer service role and administration would be advantageous, and you should have an interest in adult learning.
The successful applicant will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be well organised. They will need to be a strong team player with excellent administration skills and the ability to manage their own workload, meet deadlines and prioritise as required. High standards of accuracy and attention to detail are also required.
You will need to be able to demonstrate a practical and confident approach as the role involves some lone working.
For more information, please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job profile.
For an informal discussion about the role, contact Shelly Prior on 0300 200 1044 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on Sunday 15 March 2020.
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 25 March 2020.
The working hours are Wednesday and Thursday; 6:15 pm – 9:45 pm and Term Time only for 34 weeks per year.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.