Support Assistant

Aberdeen City Council
£17,278 - £18,567 per year
12 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Duration: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Marischal College

Job Purpose:

To be part of a team required to carry out a range of administrative and clerical functions needed to support the provision of an effective and efficient support service to Children's Services.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

Educated to Standard Grade level or equivalent.

A recognised certificate (e.g. ECDL, RSA or Scotvec), Text Processing or equivalent or willingness to attain within a specific time period.

The post holder will be expected to:

Be flexible to work in different locations within Aberdeen City.

Travel for reasons including training and meetings.

Adhere to the Council's Policies and Procedures and relevant legislation.


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

An understanding of key skills in organising and prioritising workloads, etc in order to meet strict deadlines.

An ability to use initiative in day to day duties.

Ability to use a variety of standard office IT packages including Microsoft Office, internet and email systems.

The Individual

See Job Profile for further details.

See also:
2. Job Profile - Support Assistant.pdf