Job details

Location - Gosport Borough Council

Salary - £17,681 - £18,672 pa

Job type/hours - 20 hours per week Monday - Friday - Temporary for 9 months

Closing date - Thursday 28 June 2018

Assessment and Interview day - Thursday 12 July 2018

Corporate policy and community safety section

Based in the Town Hall in Gosport, you will work in a busy and friendly environment providing customer and administrative support, often dealing with sensitive and confidential information, for the Corporate Policy and Community Safety Team. Duties will include dealing with service enquiries, organising meetings and minute taking, updating and checking databases, processing documents, supporting delivery of events and campaigns, updating websites, providing office cover and other general administrative tasks.

Your organisational and interpersonal skills will therefore be important. You must be able to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurately spoken English.

You will need good literacy and numeracy and have the ability to use computer based technology with good typing and keyboard skills including experience of Excel and Powerpoint.

How to apply

Please see attached documents at the bottom of the Job page and ensure you read and follow the guidance so you fully demonstrate how you meet the points on the Person Specification. Please do not just submit a CV.

You may submit a statement ensuring you include the following:

  • The Job title and reference number of the post you are applying for
  • Your contact details including an email address and phone number
  • Employment history (including explanation of any gaps in employment history)
  • Why we should consider you for the role? Please ensure you demonstrate your suitability for the role with relevant examples against each of the points listed under the Person Spec. 

Email your submission to or complete the online form.

All applicants will be advised once short listing has been completed after the closing date.

The Council is committed to equal opportunities for all.

How to apply

There are 3 ways to apply: