Westminster, Greater London
£24,627 - £28,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Project Support Assistant - Central Services

Location: Central Office

Salary: £24,627 - £28,000 per annum

Application Deadline: 29 August 2021

Job Summary 

Are you looking for an opportunity to work on essential projects and support the development of high quality and performing services?

The Service

The role sits in the Operations, Programmes and Performance (OPPs) Department which consists of Heads of Services, Operations Managers, Data and Performance, Reintegration Programmes Manager and Service Development Managers.  The Department is responsible for providing a range of functions and outputs including leadership to Services and Programmes across the organisation and to assess and organise responses to operating climate, challenges, gaps, risks and opportunities to WDP.

The Role

As the Project Support Assistant, you will support the Head of Services, Performance and Operations Managers in the day-to-day delivery of good practice in WDP services.

This will involve providing administrative support to operational meetings, supporting changes to services and implementation of new projects in line with WDP policies and procedures. 

To achieve this, you will have strong administrative, data and organisational skills and be able to build and maintain effective relationships with staff across WDP services, the management team and head office departments. You will work as part of the OPPs Team and required to be responsive to the requirements of services.

Conditions

  • Salary band of £24627 - £28000
  • Permanent contract
  • 37.5 hours per week

Location

To be negotiated. Ability to travel to WDP Head Office (London) and other WDP site locations is required.

Why Should You Apply? 

  • Someone looking for an opportunity to work for a charity and make a difference to people’s lives
  • If you want to work in a positive and supportive team environment
  • Competitive Salary

Interested?

For an informal chat about the role, contact Craig Middleton, Joint Head of Service or Tom Sackville, Joint Head of Service (contact details can be found on our website).

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the Apply button.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 29th August  at 00:00 Midnight.

WDP and Our Values

WDP is an innovative behaviour change charity.  We facilitate long-lasting transformation in people’s lives to improve health, wellbeing and social integration.  We work across the fields of substance misuse, young person’s support, employability, sexual health and inpatient services.

All staff are required to work to WDP’s four values:

  • Entrepreneurial
  • In partnership
  • Strong belief in service users
  • Community focused

Diversity and Equality

  • WDP are a committed equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from disabled candidates, and those from minority ethnic backgrounds.

Safeguarding

  • WDP is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

DBS

  • All posts are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check prior to the confirmation of any job offer.

Note: Please use your personal statement to highlight any relevant experience directly linked to the role you have applied for.

Posted on: 30 July 2021
Closed date: 29 August 2021
Tags: Admin, Project Management