Administrative Support Assistant

Children 1st is Scotland’s National Children’s Charity. We help Scotland’s families to put children first, with practical advice and with support in difficult times. And when the worst happens, we support survivors of abuse, neglect, and other traumatic events in childhood, to recover.

Under arrangements made by The Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 and associated regulation, Children 1st has been contracted by Scottish Government to assist Scottish Ministers with the management, operation and monitoring of the national Safeguarders Panel.

We are looking for an effective individual to join our busy administrative team to provide critical support to assist with the effective delivery of a large and varied contract.  

Further Information

This is a full time, fixed term post of 35 hours per week, funded initially until 31 March 2020

Closing date: Friday 29 March 2019 at noon. It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Tuesday 16 April 2019.

For further discussion please contact a contract coordinator on 0345 6044296

Job title: Administrative Assistant

Reference number: CFS19/15

Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 29/03/2019 12:00

Interview date: It is anticipated that the interviews will take place on Tuesday 16 April 2019

Salary: Starting at £17,579 with progression to £19,759

To apply, please download and complete the attached 3 forms below (A, B and C) and email completed forms to:

Alternately, if you are unable to email us, postal applications may be sent to Human Resources, Children 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 1AT.

Please also refer to the ‘Job Description and Person Specification’ and ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information as per relevant documents attached below.

For further information or enquiries, please email: