Contract type
Permanent part-time
17.5 hours per week 0.5 FTE
£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 Edinburgh Office.  WEA Scotland is currently going through a period of change and this is an exciting opportunity to join a busy developing team.

Providing administrative and general support, as part of a central team, 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 Association staff, our students, local community partners and our 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 is great at organising 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 Edinburgh and may involve some travel within the central belt area.

Please ensure that your completed application 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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