Contract type
Fixed term full time
Contract until date
1 FTE 35 Hours per week
Grade 6 £17,593 (usual starting salary) – £19,552 per annum
Summary description
We have an exciting opportunity for an Education Support Assistant to work within our Yorkshire and Humber Region.



The post holder will provide administrative and general education support for the development and delivery of locally based adult education provision, member development and volunteer support.

You will work closely with a range of stakeholders who are likely to include education organisers, our students, local community partners and our voluntary branches and volunteers.

We are looking for a great communicator who can work flexibly and rise to the challenge of working with the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult learning. Every day can be different, and you’ll enjoy having a variety of tasks.  You’ll be a good administrator who has great organisational skills and is customer focused. You’ll enjoy getting out and about and supporting our education staff to deliver high quality adult learning.

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification when completing your application to ensure that you include all relevant information about yourself.

To apply for this role, you will need to submit a cover letter (maximum of 2 pages) which details how you meet the requirements set out in the Job Description and Person Specification together with a summary CV.

This role is based in Sheffield and will involve some travel within the Yorkshire and Humber region

Please ensure that your completed CV is emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk.  We encourage you to apply in advance of the given closing date as we reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received a sufficient number of applications.

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