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West Lothian College, Almondvale Crescent, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 7EP
£19,331 - £21,839 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

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Job Description

Information Point Assistant

Fixed Term until 31 July 2023

Full time, 35 hours per week

Salary: Grade 2, Points 5 to 11

£19,331 to £21,839 (subject to pending job evaluation)

Start Date: ASAP


Our Information Systems faculty are recruiting an Information Point Assistant to provide professional frontline support services, signposting and providing information to staff, visitors and students throughout their learner journey.  You will undertake a wide variety of tasks, dealing with first line enquiries in accordance with College procedures, responding to information requests from all campus customers. You will become a valuable member of the Information Systems Team, providing an efficient and effective service to the college staff, students and visitors.


You will a quickly establish yourself as a reliable and trusted source of support, gaining knowledge of college wide products, service, systems and processes and becoming a one-stop information point on matters relating to course enquiries, admissions process, student funding, events, workshops, access to facilities and other support services.


This role will ideally suit a proactive, organised and enthusiastic individual, who can work well under pressure and using their own initiative.  As this is a frontline service role it is essential that you have first class customer service skills and excellent interpersonal skills. Qualified at SCQF Level 5 or higher, you will have good IT skills, preferably experience using Microsoft Office applications too. 


Those shortlisted may be required to undertake a work-related assessed task as part of the selection process.


Working for the college you will benefit from a generous leave entitlement, career average pension scheme, excellent on-site facilities such as gym and restaurant, together with transport, health, wellbeing benefits and retail discounts. The college is located within the town centre with an array of shops and restaurants all within a few minutes walking distance.


We are an equal opportunities employer. We believe that embracing difference makes us stronger. Our diverse people bring us different skills. In fact, one of our core values at West Lothian College is being welcoming to all. We recognise the benefits that a diverse workforce with different values, beliefs, experience, and backgrounds brings to us as an organisation, so we encourage all to apply who are interested in the post.


In order to encourage people with disabilities to consider working for us, the college is a Disability Confident Employer. West Lothian College commits to employ and retain disabled people.


West Lothian College is a Living Wage accredited employer.


Closing date for applications is at 23:59 hrs on Sunday 29 May 2022.


Shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend a selection & interview process which will be carried out online using Microsoft Teams on Wednesday 8 June 2022.


Please note we do not accept CVs.


SCQF Framework:


The college's Recruitment & Selection Policy can be found at


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