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Administrative Officer Ref: 50040634

County Hall and agile working locations

Grade 5, £19,554.00 to £19,945.00

Vacancy Reference: 50040634

Closing Date: 27/01/2020

Hours: 37 hours per week 
Contract Type: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an Administrative Officer within the Central Management Support Team who will be required to provide a full range of administrative duties and support functions.  

You will be required to organise and minute confidential and sensitive meetings that contain complex information to a high standard, therefore proven minute taking skills are essential. 
You must have excellent IT skills with a good knowledge of a variety of IT packages and be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.  A flexible approach to work and a willingness to learn is essential as is the ability to work within a team and under pressure.  

Please visit the
Adult Social Care career opportunities page which holds inspiring testimonies from team members, a guide to what the Island offers as well as personal development opportunities we offer.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Sophie Day on (01983) 821000.

Team IWC Values:
  - Community & Customer focused
  - Effective & Efficient
  - Working together
  - Fair & transparent

  We are proud of our commitment to offer:
   - Supporting and supervising all our social care workforce
  - Providing opportunities for our staff as they develop and progress their professional
  - Providing regular training opportunities.

We are looking forward to receiving your application if you have what it takes to make a difference and share our vision and values.

The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees. 

Find out more about working for the Isle of Wight Council and living on the Island here.

The Isle of Wight Council is an equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community. 

This council and its schools recruit according to the council's Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. 

In addition to the above, the Isle of Wight Council is a Disability Confident Employer. This means that providing an individual meets the basic essential requirements of the advertised role and have declared themselves as disabled, they will be offered an opportunity for an interview within the council

Please view information pack and complete your job application online at, telephone 01983 823134 or email if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted. 

In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion. 

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Sophie Day on: (01983) 821000 ext 6799.

Closing Date: 27 January 2020   
Interview Date: 06 February 2020