ALFIE Administrative Assistant
(Part time, All Year Round, Permanent)
We are seeking a highly motivated, on the ball and dynamic individual to join our busy and friendly Additional Learning Support team providing key administrative support for the department.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has effective communication and interpersonal skills, and is proficient in the use of word processing and spreadsheet software. The successful candidate must have excellent organisational and administrative skills and work well under pressure. You will also have excellent keyboard skills, accuracy, attention to detail and be able to work to strict deadlines.
You will enjoy working as part of a team but also be capable of working on your own and using your own initiative.
The working pattern will be 18.5 hours per week over 2.5 days per week (we are flexible as to what days of the week these 2.5 days can be, but require one working day to be Friday), all year round..
If you are seeking a new challenge and are able to handle a busy and varied workload, we’d love to hear from you.
BCA is a popular and expanding FE college with a strong land-based heritage. We have an excellent record of academic and pastoral achievement and pride ourselves in creating a caring and respectful ethos where every student is important. If you have excellent organisational skills, can prioritise your workload and are an active listener who encourages development and champions achievement, you’ll thrive in this learner-focused role.
To apply for this exciting role, please read the attached job description and complete the application form which can be downloaded from FE jobs or found under ‘How to Apply’ on the ‘Work For Us’ page of our website. Completed applications forms can be uploaded directly by selecting ‘Apply Now’ or emailed to the HR Department. For any queries, please contact the HR team who will be happy to help you. We look forward to hearing from you!
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 10th October 2021
Interview Date: Monday 18th October 2021
Reasons to join us
- Generous holiday entitlement & pension scheme
- A wide range of learning & career opportunities
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- Tax free childcare, cycle to work and local business employee corporate discount schemes
- Free onsite parking
- Various health & wellbeing benefits (including free use of the College Gym)
Commitment to Safeguarding
BCA is committed to equal opportunities for all whilst safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students; all posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.
BCA (Berkshire College of Agriculture) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.