London, Greater London (Hybrid)
£24,500 - £25,541 per year
Contract, 9 month fixed-term contract, Full-time
Job description

The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families supports distressed children and their families through innovative therapeutic practice and research, training and promoting awareness of mental health issues.

The Centre values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

We are looking for an efficient, hardworking Conferences and Events Assistant to work as part of a large team to help support the Centre’s conferences and events activity. Our internationally respected Trainings, Conferences and Events Team deliver practical and advanced trainings and events to allied mental health professionals. The team hosts a variety of events, including a free programme of learning events, webinars, and conferences.

We are a friendly and supportive team, based at bright, open-plan offices near King’s Cross (working 40% from the office, 60% from home). The Centre hosts social events throughout the year for staff and supports staff mental wellbeing with different initiatives. The role would be ideal for someone with strong administration experience who has experience of working in a busy office environment. We would also consider a self-motivated, focussed individual with a strong interest to develop a career within the events or voluntary sector. This role requires good communication and organisational skills.

Please contact Recruitment at the Anna Freud Centre with any job enquiries, or if you require assistance or experience difficulties when applying. Please note all our posts require candidates to have the Right to Work in the UK at the time of applying and we do not hold a sponsorship licence.


The Centre has moved to a hybrid model of working (a mixture of onsite and home/remote working). Staff are working onsite for at least 40% of their working hours at the Anna Freud Centre in King’s Cross (4-8 Rodney Street, London N1 9JH).

Contract duration

Fixed-term – nine months.

Closing date for applications

Midday (12pm), Friday 10 June 2022.

Notification of interview

Shortlisted applicants will be notified no later than Friday 17 June 2022. Please note: due to volume of applications expected, we will be unable to notify unsuccessful candidates.


Interviews will be held on Thursday 23 June 2022.

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