Closing date: Thursday 25 January 2024
Location: 198 Hawkhead Rd, Paisley PA2 7BS
Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: £21,787 to £22,788 per year (Pt 16 to Pt 18)
Sight Scotland Veterans provides support to all veterans in Scotland who are experiencing changes to their sight.
We are now hiring a Receptionist/Administrator based at Paisley Hawkhead Centre with occasional travel through to Edinburgh Linburn Centre
Our Hawkhead and Linburn Centre offer a wide range of activities and peer support sessions for veterans to take part in. As the first person our visitors see when they visit our centre you will provide a positive and welcoming face for the organisation at reception for both members and the public. You will carry out and be responsible for a wide range of administrative functions to ensure the smooth running of the Centres, while working as part of a team providing administrative support to wider organisation service colleagues.
We are looking for
A fun, creative, enthusiastic individual who is highly motivated to be part of our team working to support veterans with sight loss. It is preferable that you have experience working in a front facing customer service role with the ability to build rapport quickly.
You will have proficient IT skills and the ability to use Word/Excel/Teams/Zoom with knowledge of electronic administrative and record keeping systems.
Generous annual leave entitlement, generous pension scheme, annual leave purchase scheme, access to learning and development opportunities, paid time off for medical appointments, EAP service and many more. Please visit our website for more information.
If you are enthusiastic and could make a difference to a Veteran with Sight loss please apply now!
We’re one of Scotland’s oldest charities – for more than two centuries, we’ve been supporting and empowering people with sight loss to live fulfilling lives. We’re proud of all we’ve achieved in the past – but we have our sights set firmly on the future.
We’re determined that no-one should face sight loss alone. We’re committed to improving, diversifying and growing our services to make sure we can reach many more people with sight loss – when and where they need us.
For further information about this vacancy and details of how to apply, please visit the Sight Scotland & Sight Scotland Veterans website: https://sightscotland.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/3366234?cid=1974&t=Receptionist-Administrator