Receptionist - Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath
Fixed term contract - 12 months
Part time - 24 hours per week
£11,300.19 pa plus excellent benefits
(starting salary is subject to experience)
Cats Protection is the UK’s leading feline welfare charity. We now help around 193,000 cats and kittens through our network of over 250 volunteer-run branches and 36 adoption centres and homing centres.
We are looking to recruit a part time Receptionist at our National Cat Adoption Centre in Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath on a fixed term contract for up to 12 months. The working hours may include some weekend work, to be agreed on a rolling rota basis.
This role is to provide information and assistance to the general public, volunteers and other stakeholders over the telephone, through face to face communication and via email, and to provide administrative support to the Adoption Centre. Please note this role does not include hands on cat care.
• Our ideal candidate will have experience of working on a busy reception desk, and will be a confident communicator
• They will have a friendly and positive attitude
• Microsoft Office skills are essential as well as excellent organisational skills
• In addition, an empathy towards cats is essential, as is a flexible and adaptable nature
Closing Date: 22 September 2019
Interview Date: Early October 2019
To reward you we have a pay scheme which provides the opportunity to progress within your pay band, subject to satisfactory performance. We also offer a range of benefits which include a generous holiday entitlement, a competitive pension offering, a private medical scheme, and a death in service scheme.
Cats Protection is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.
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