37 hours to include some evening and occasional weekend meetings
Base: Crawley head office with cover at CSWS offices as required
Our teams offer support to adults and young adults who are unpaid family and friend Carers. The charity has been accredited as an ‘excellent’ local provider of quality support for Carer wellbeing across the spectrum of information, advice, assessment and support with teams working collaboratively and through partnerships.
This is a senior role in Governance of the charity and as PA to the Chief Executive with responsibility for co-ordinating Head Office administration. The role also incorporates responsibility for central policy and filing resources, line management of the small Office Services/Admin Team at Head Office and at other CSWS sites plus provision of some direct support to Leadership Team Managers as capacity allows.
Key Skills and Experience
To be successful in this role you will need to have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, tact and diplomacy, being able to work effectively as a team player.
You will have the ability to work on your own initiative and under pressure being approachable and professional with proven ability to maintain confidentiality
Working for us
Employing more than 90 staff and 70 volunteers, we make a real difference to the carers we support. In our 2016 staff survey, 100% of staff felt they had a real impact on people’s lives.
You will be assured of a friendly and supportive working environment, flexible and family friendly working practices and sound line management direction. Our staff are supported with regular training opportunities, supervision and access to reflective practice and employee assistance programmes.
We offer 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension scheme and free parking at our work locations.
If you’d like to become part of a dedicated team and be rewarded by job satisfaction while making a real difference to your local community, we’d love to hear from you.
Please complete the application form, by clicking on the button below.
You must clearly state how you meet the requirements of the Job Description and Person Specification giving examples where possible. Please also upload a copy of your CV.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Application closing date: Midnight Friday 31st August 2018