Salary: £7,829 to £8,816 Per Year
15 Hours per week - Permanent
If you live here, work here or just visit, you will already know Reading is a great place and at Reading Borough Council we’re dedicated to making it even better. Key to this is ensuring our workforce is equipped for the challenge – this is where you come in.
Looking for an interesting and varied new role that offers flexible and family-friendly working options? You’ve found it – and plenty more besides. It’s your chance to join a supportive team of people who work together to make a positive difference for everyone in the West of Berkshire.
Join us, and you can look forward to excellent training and development opportunities too, so you can grow your skills and build a great future with us.
About the role
You will work as a member of the Business Support team supporting the West of Berkshire Safeguarding Adults Board providing business administrative support to the Independent Chair and Business Manager.
The successful candidate needs to be organised, proactive and demonstrate good people skills as you will be interacting with various different agencies such as Police, Fire Service, Health and voluntary sector. You will need experience of:
- office based customer service or administration experience
- using Microsoft products such as Word (intermediate level), Excel (intermediate level), Outlook (email, calendar and tasks)
When applying for this post, please ensure that your application explains, with examples, how you meet the person specification as we use the criteria for short listing.
Previous experience of working in a similar role would be desirable however not essential as training will be given.
We offer a competitive salary alongside a range of benefits including:
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- 24 days holiday plus public holidays (rising to 32 after service)
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Season ticket loans
- A range of local discounts
If you would like to know more about this role before applying, please contact Lynne Mason, Business Manager, West of Berkshire Safeguarding Adults Partnership Board on 07718 120 601 or email@example.com.
You can also find more information here:
Closing date: Sunday 17th October 2021
Please note that the closing date is given as a guide. We reserve the right to close this vacancy once a sufficient number of applications has been received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
An Enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure will be sought from the successful candidate.
Reading Borough Council is a Disability Confident Employer and is committed to the recruitment and continued employment of people with disabilities.
We seek the best talent from the widest pool of people as diversity is the key to our success.