The post-holder will be responsible for providing administrative support to projects, general administrative tasks and reception duties for British Polio Fellowship (BPF).
The British Polio Fellowship is a well-established national charity providing assistance and support to people suffering with Polio and the late effects of Polio (Post Polio Syndrome). We are predominantly a membership organisation, with over 8,000 members. The Fellowship is also at the forefront in pushing forward research into Post-Polio syndrome While BPF is a national charity with 49 branches across the UK, the post will be based in Watford, Herts.
Possible Start Date: 18/09/2017
Programme Duration: 12 Months
This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.
To provide administrative support to projects undertaken by BPF. This includes:
word processing, filing, photocopying, arranging meetings, general office tasks and sending out information.
The office is very friendly and the post holder will receive lots of support and guidance, along with plenty of business administration experience and knowledge of various aspects of running a successful charity organisation.
GCSE English Language & Maths Grades A-C
-Basic literacy & numeracy
-Good communications skills
-Basic IT skills (Microsoft Office)
Someone who is driven, organised, enjoys working in a team focussed environment and is willing to learn
For the right candidate, there is the possibility that the person would be taken on as a full time permanent employee.
All learning will be done in the workplace; you may need to attend the occasional workshop in College. If you need to complete Functional Skills, you will be required to attend College once a week for at least the first 3 months.
Although there is no expectation, there will be opportunity to travel with possible overnight stays, to assist with various events and functions arranged by the charity, providing interesting experience. All travel and accommodation costs will be covered. The role is office based.
For more information about this vacancy please contact the provider West Herts College on 01923 275700 or
email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Ref ID:73806)
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