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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 


Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA 


Closing date:09 May 2021 at midnight 

Previous applicants need not apply

  • To provide efficient and effective clerical, typing and database support to Children & Family services within department, which includes Children & Family Wellbeing Services and Social Care.
  • It is vital to the future of the department that the post holder is flexible in taking on additional tasks, willing to offer help to employees and treats co-operation and support for colleagues as a top priority.

  • Willingness to undertake training in other software packages as necessary.
  • NVQ 2 in Business Administration or equivalent. Or equivalent level of relevant experience.
  • Previous clerical experience ideally in a public sector setting.
  • Experience of using a range of software packages (Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc.)
  • Previous reception experience, telephone enquiries and correspondence.
  • Experience of filing and record systems.
  • Good written and oral communication skills (communicating with members of the public and staff inside and outside of the Service).
  • Evidence of establishing and maintaining manual and electronic admin systems.
  • Experience of working in a politically structured environment.
  • Full understanding of the need to maintain confidentiality.
  • Good level of verbal and written communication skills.
  • Evidence of numeracy, literacy and statistical analysis skills.
  • Good computer skills, including MS Word, Excel and Access.
  • Good level of literacy sufficient to enable the production of high quality written materials suitable for a variety of audiences.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Ability to deal with sensitive and confidential matters.
  • Excellent customer care skills.
  • To work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Ability to prioritise own workload and work under minimum supervision.
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
For informal enquires please contact Amanda Edmondson or Stephanie Cluer Tel: 0116 305 7149 or 0116 305 2623  Email: or
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
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