Business Support General Assistant

Location: City 

Hours per week: 30 hrs per week – worked over 5 days

Salary: NJC Scale point 15 £18,795 pro rata £15,239

Contract: Fixed term contract for 6 months

Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020 at 9am

Interviews: TBC

Here at Juno Women’s Aid, what we do is really important. We save lives. In the UK 1 in 3 women will experience domestic abuse in their lifetime and in Nottingham we’re here to support those women and children experiencing or escaping it.

We’re the sixth largest accredited domestic abuse charity in England. We’ve been around for almost 40 years and in that time we’ve built up a real depth of knowledge. We currently have 85 employees and an annual turnover in the region of £2m.

Juno Women’s Aid is an ambitious and resourceful charity, passionate about helping women and their children move forward to live their lives free from abuse. In a year, we answer around 10,000 calls on our helpline, support over 6,000 women and 260 children.

The role

Working as part of a fast paced busy team you will be responsible for the day-to-day general administration of the organisation acting as the main point of contact for visitors and callers, including reception duties. The post holder will develop and maintain administrative systems and will support the organisation in ensuring the maintenance of all Juno premises including health and safety checks, coordinating and organising internal/external meetings and events, travel arrangements, room bookings and refreshments.

It is an occupational requirement that applications are open to women only, as permitted under Schedule 9, Part 1, of the Equality Act 2010. 

Juno Women’s Aid is committed to equality and diversity and encourages applicants from BME, lesbian or bisexual backgrounds.

In our annual staff survey, 95% of our employees would recommend Juno Women’s Aid as an employer, 98% stated that they feel proud to work for Juno women’s Aid while 100% consider that Juno Women’s Aid is an inclusive organisation that values diversity.