Peabody employees

Childcare Project Assistant

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Work type: Permanent - Part Time
Location: Pembury Community Centre, E8
Department: Communities
Salary: £22,500 - £24,000 pro rata

Purpose of the role:

Peabody are looking to recruit a part-time Project Assistant for the childcare team, working 21 hours per week Monday, Tuesday & Friday. Working hours are flexible.

You will play a vital role in providing administration support to the Childcare Initiatives Coordinator, as well as supporting our customers through assessment processes, training programmes and making choices to access the services they need.

You will provide a first class administration service, booking appointments, maintaining accurate records and acting as a first point of contact for customers by telephone or in person. You will engage with them to offer childcare career and business related support, responding to, and escalating queries as necessary.

There will be some travel to and from our training centres in London and the need for some flexibility in working hours. The role of the childcare project assistant provides a part-term opportunity for a candidate to develop the relevant skills and knowledge required to be able to progress to full time childcare project assistant. 

Occasionally the post holder will be based in the flagship Pembury Community Centre receiving over 550 visitors each week. The Centre also hosts a wider team of Peabody specialists working in Hackney, including employment and training staff, neighbourhood managers, welfare benefits advisers and revenues officers.

If you would like further information before applying, please contact Maxine Rose, Childcare Initiatives Coordinator Maxine.Rose@peabody.org.uk

The successful applicant will need to be subject to a background enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.

If you experience any technical issues or you have any questions please email recruitment@peabody.org.uk quoting job title and reference number in the subject line.

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