Temporary School Support Assistant

West Yorkshire, Leeds
£10.78 - £11.78 per hour
17 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
Manpower UK
Job Type

Manpower are recruiting for a school support administrator to work on a full time two month (initially) assignment at the university of Leeds.

As a School Support Assistant your main duties will include:

  • Assisting academic colleagues and postgraduate researchers in scheduling, organising and delivering events and activities including related administration.
  • Organising, supporting and minuting meetings within the School as required.
  • Sourcing and raising purchase orders for services (e.g. catering, travel and accommodation).
  • Assisting in providing advice and guidance to colleagues regarding procedures in place relating to School activities.
  • Assisting with the management of School budgets through accurate record keeping.
  • Contributing to maintaining online and paper resources and records
  • Act as Fire Warden and First Aider requiring regular training and updating on University procedures.
  • Providing cover for other members of the School Support Team.

As a School Support Assistant you will have:

  • GCSEs in Maths and English at grade C (or equivalent) or above or relevant experience
  • Evidence of excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise jobs/workload and work under pressure in order to meet deadlines
  • Evidence of working within procedures with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Evidence of excellent computer literacy skills, with experience of using MS packages, in particular Outlook for calendar and email management
  • Evidence of good communication and interpersonal skills in a work environment
  • An ability to work well as part of a team in a flexible manner and independently using your own initiative
  • Extensive experience of successfully organising events for 20 to 100+ participants
  • Experience of servicing and minuting formal meetings
  • An understanding of the diverse nature of the University community and a willingness to work with staff, students and visitors from a wide range of backgrounds, upholding the University value of inclusiveness

If this could be the perfect assignment for you then please click on the link below to apply now!

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