Project Support Assistant - Digital Inclusion
This is a fixed term contract ending 31 December 2020 working Part time, 14 hours per week. Possibility to increase to 21 hours per week.
Leonard Cheshire is recruiting for a Project Support Assistant – Digital Inclusion to support the delivery of our Digital Inclusion Programmes. The role will provide administrative support to ensure the smooth delivery of our programmes.
Our Digital Inclusion Programmes support disabled people to become digitally included, provide training to develop their skills and interests, support a number of accessible IT suites across the country and provide disabled people access to IT equipment in their homes.
The role will provide support to the Programme Officer to maintain central records for programme tracking requirements. This role will also support the regional staff with their administration.
The Project Support Assistant will effectively liaise with relevant Leonard Cheshire departments to maximise the impact of digital inclusion delivery within the organisation.
The role will maintain central resources and have a full understanding of these to enable signposting to other external organisations.
The role will work closely with regional and central staff to support our Quality & Impact delivery through client focus groups and surveys.
The role will collate reports centrally and input data into relevant templates and be expected to identify and raise inconsistencies.
Applicants will have to demonstrate experience of providing administrative support within a project environment, including but not limited to data entry, understanding of database/spreadsheets and working to deadlines/under pressure.
Applicants will have experience in handling confidential data, following procedures, have excellent communication skills and be confident dealing with a wide range of people.
The role would suit someone who enjoys working with a variety of people, who has good attention to detail, who is self-motivated, takes the initiative and who is confident using Microsoft Office packages and databases.
A satisfactory disclosure check may be required for this post
Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments.
Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.
Closing date 17th of December 2019