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  • Ref no: DGA05801
  • Published: 15/11/2020
  • Closes: 29/11/2020
  • Location: Various locations within Dumfries and Galloway, Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DD
  • Salary: £10,437.00 - £11,244.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 18 hours per week


Locality Support Administrative Assistant (16/273) (Fixed Term)
Various Locations in Dumfries and Galloway
£10,437 - £11,244

You will be required to work 18 hours per week, 52.14 weeks per year.

An opportunity has arisen to work alongside our operational team within Children & Families. This will be providing support to the new Family Support service predominantly, but you may be required to provide support to the Locality Operational teams. The base for this post will be negotiated at interview and can be based anywhere across the region.

You will provide a high level of administrative support to the new family support service and work in a supportive role alongside the team.

Duties will cover an extensive range of general administrative and operational support tasks including assisting with the gathering of information to evidence outcomes achieved by the team.

You will be expected to be flexible in your approach to team working and be prepared to provide support to other Locality Support Administrative Assistants as required. You must be able to deal professionally and sensitively with other organisations and the wider public, exercising discretion and maintaining confidentiality.

An SVQ Level 3 or HNC in a relevant subject (Social Care or Administration), extended experience of working in a social care setting and an understanding of the social work role gained in a social care or administrative setting are essential requirements for the post.

This post is fixed term for 3 years.

This post may be suitable for attachment. Agreement from your line manager must be sought before applying for this post.

For further information please contact:

Pat Brunton 01387 273580
Irene Hurst 07712 666967

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