Voluntary Action LeicesterShire (VAL) helps people change their lives for the better through voluntary and community action. We are one of the largest voluntary and community sector support organisations in the UK, working across Leicester city and Leicestershire, and have the aspiration to become a national leader in our field. (Charity number 509300)
Temporary fixed term contract for 6 months
Hours: 17.5 hours per week
Pay: £17,343 pro rata
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dedicated team of people providing independent, impartial, information, advice and support to parents/carers of children and young people and the young people themselves 0-25 years with special educational needs and/or disabilities. The team also provides information, advice and support to parents/carers regarding their child’s admission to, or change of, school. The role involves providing secretarial and administrative support to the team, maintaining information sources and enabling parents/carers and young people to access the services. We are looking for someone with demonstrable experience of being able to work unsupervised in a team, be a ‘hands-on’ person and with a ‘can-do’ attitude.
The job description, person specification and application form for this role can be found here on our website by clicking apply.
This role offers an opportunity to work for a sector leading diverse and ambitious organisation, with a vision for growth. The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary, a flexible and supportive working environment, 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays pro rata and a 6% employer pension contribution.
Closing date: Wednesday 18 October 2017, 4.00pm Interview date: Thursday 26 and Friday 27 October 2017
For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Lucy Synclere, Information, Advice and Support (SEND) Manager on:
(0116 257 firstname.lastname@example.org)