Children & Family Services Senior Administrator

Children & Family Services Senior Administrator

Job reference: 201708CFS22 
Hours: full-time, 37.5 hours per week, all year round (7.5 hours per day with varied shifts between 7.30am and 6.00pm)
Salary: £18,076.50 per annum
Holidays: 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays

About the role

We have a friendly and dedicated team of childcare professionals in a unique setting on the Windmill Hill City Farm. Children & Family Services is at the heart of the City Farm providing opportunities for children to learn, develop, and have fun gaining a variety of life skills through a variety of play opportunities and experiences within these natural surroundings.

As Senior Administrator, you will support the day-to-day operations of Children & Family Services. This is an interesting and varied role which is key to the smooth running of the nursery as a whole. This is a unique environment to work in and it’s important that you have a positive attitude and an interest in farm life and the community charity work that we do.

Qualifications and experience

You will need at least 2 years’ experience as a senior administrator (or in a role with equivalent responsibilities), experience of line managing staff, excellent oral and written communication skills and be well-organised and methodical. Experience in a childcare setting and knowledge of good childcare practice would be a distinct advantage.

Please download the job description / person specification below for more information:

Children & Family Services Senior Administrator (pdf)

How to apply

Please state the job reference number with all applications or enquiries.

Please download the application form below:

Application form (Word)

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Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date: Monday 2nd October 2017 at 12 noon
Interview date: Tuesday 10th October 2017
Start date: as soon as possible

For further information or an informal discussion about this post please contact Vadna Chauhan on 0117 963 3299 or email