Administration Assistant

£15,000- £19,500 pro rata
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Applicant Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Administration Assistant (Part Time / Full Time)
Taunton, TA1 2ES
£15,000- £19,500 pro rata*
* Pay rate is based on 40 hour week

Our client is a unique micro care agency based in Taunton which specialises in the care of those who have a severe form of the neurological condition M.E. The agency has recently been rated as OUTSTANDING by the Care Quality Commission who described their service as "innovative" and "inspiring". Our client is seeking an experienced Administration Assistant to act as the personal administrative assistant to the Care Manager.

Position Summary

This post would particularly suit anyone who is adaptable, fast thinking and relishes a challenge to succeed. Skills required are;

• Ability to work to tight deadlines, paying attention to detail within a busy work environment
• Excellent organisational & communication skills
• Strong IT skills including Excel, Word and good typing speed
• An excellent multi-tasker & ability to keep calm under pressure
• Good memory & dynamic ability to cope with changeable environments
• Ability to maintain accurate records and assist with staff inductions
• Ability to maintain confidentiality in all aspects of your work
• Ability to provide administrative support for a raising awareness of M.E. in Somerset project

This post can either be part-time or full-time. Candidates who seek a full-time post need to be able to offer a combination of Administration Assistant skills along with 1 or more of the following skills.

• Personal care
• Household domestic tasks.
• Ability to cook and serve light snacks and beverages and/or meals
• Light gardening
• Basic DIY/general household maintenance skills
• A non-Smoker / Non-Vaper as all service users are chemically sensitive
• Must like cats and dogs as all service users have pets.

Why should you work for our client?
• Very varied and interesting role – no two days are the same
• Pay scale is based upon age, qualifications, experience and skill base.

How to apply
If you wish to be considered for this Administration Assistant role click ‘apply’. You will receive an email shortly after your application - you will need to read this to complete your application.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

All offers of employment are subject to satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS check.