Job details

Reference number - 2676-3388

Location - Portsmouth

Salary - :  £19,619 - £21,256 p.a.

Job type/hours - Permanent, full time

Closing date - 5.00pm, 15 November 2019

Portsmouth City Council

At Portsmouth City Council we're all about developing our staff, because we want to build a bigger and better city but we need the best employees to do so.

With a little over 207,000 residents and 7,000 businesses throughout this city, this unitary authority's main goal is to ensure the best care and development of all those within the city. From customer service to Multi-million pound projects, our residents are at the heart of everything we do.

Your New Role

As a Business Support Officer you will provide high quality administrative support to the Locality team(s) whom provide intervention with children and families so it is important they work in partnership with parents and other professionals so that the right services can be provided longer term.

This is a busy challenging role, perfect for someone who enjoys working as part of a team and wants to do a worthwhile job.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have experience of working within Children's and/or Young people's Services and be able to take accurate, detailed minutes of complex meeting which will contain confidential and sensitive information. 

What you'll get in return

As well as highly competitive pay you'll receive all the benefits of working within a local authority organisation, which ranges from flexible working hours to a fantastic pension which allows you the opportunity to pay in more for that greater return. We wish to support all our staffs development throughout, if that’s progression planning or involvement within the on the job apprenticeship scheme we will work together to drive your career. For those with families we have child care benefits as well as discounts with local businesses which can be enjoyed by all.

Portsmouth Local Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, to improve outcomes for children.

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