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About the Role:
The All Age Disability (0-25) and Learning Disability (25+) Service are looking for an experienced administrator to join their All Age Disability Team.
As a Business Support Officer you will provide the service with effective and efficient administrative support so that frontline staff can concentrate on delivery the core business function; working with our service users. This will include diary management, note taking, dealing with incoming queries on the phone and email, and keeping service users files and correspondences up to date.
We are looking for an individual with good organisation skills and knowledge of a range of IT systems; including Microsoft Word and Excel. Good communication skills are also essential with the ability to work within a team setting with a range of professional, service users and carers.
Interviews and assessments scheduled for week commencing 14 May 2020
Please note, depending on the situation at that time, interviews and assessment may be 'virtual'.
(COVID-19) - information for job applicants Southwark Council are following the most recent Government guidelines surrounding Coronavirus. During this period, we still look forward to receiving your application and if successful, we will be conducting interviews remotely via video link including Online assessments.
(COVID-19) - information for job Temporary Arrangements for Fast Track Emergency Checks applicants Southwark Council are following the most recent Government guidelines surrounding Coronavirus. During this period, this job advert has an extended closing date. We are unable to currently advise when interviews/assessments will be arranged but we still look forward to receiving your application at this time.