Personal Assistant to the Vice-Principal, Curriculum, Quality and Performance

Paignton, Devon
£20,456 - £22,392
12 Jul 2018
18 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £20,456 - £22,392

Contract Type:  Permanent, Full Time, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks a year

Location: Paignton, Devon.

South Devon College is a Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides over 10,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to the Vice-Principal Curriculum, Quality and Performance.  The successful applicant will provide a wide range of administrative support to the Vice-Principal, working within the Principalship PA Team.  The scope of the role is significantly broader than that of a secretarial post, although it does incorporate secretarial functions.

The successful candidate will need to hold GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above, or equivalent and have a high level of IT literacy including Microsoft Suite.  You will need to have secretarial/Administrative experience in a complex and diverse organisation, have excellent organisational skills, excellent communication skills, be a good team player and have diplomacy and confidentiality.

Benefits as follows: 25 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs) Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.

Closing Date: Midnight, Wednesday 18th July 2018

Interview Date: Monday 23rd July 2018

To apply and for a full job description please visit the Jobs page of the South Devon College website.