Business Support Assistant

**** Applications for this post are now closed****

ADCS is looking to recruit an experienced administrator to join our busy and expanding team. This is a part-time position, approximately 21 – 25 hours per week. A level of flexibility in the working pattern will be considered.

For more information download the application pack here.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 30 January 2017 - applications received outside this timescale will not be accepted. Applications can only be accepted if sent by email to

Interviews for the post will take place at the Association’s offices in central Manchester during week commencing 13 February 2017. Candidates selected for interview will receive email notification no later than Friday 3 February.

For the right candidate, this role offers the chance to get involved in supporting the entire business of the Association. Working closely with the ICT Officer and the policy team in our central Manchester officer, the post-holder will have a focus on bringing more visibility to the sector-led improvement work of our regions by gathering and facilitating the sharing of good practice and learning. Working with the ICT Officer the post-holder will also undertake the processing of membership applications; maintain membership records and record and develop Management Information to support the Association’s policy development functions.The post-holder will be expected to develop good working relationships with the Association’s members, and in turn promote the wide range of work undertaken by ADCS nationally and local authority children’s services departments.This opportunity is well suited to a highly motivated candidate with excellent organisational skills, a close attention to detail, a good working understanding of Microsoft Office packages and a commitment to providing excellent member support services.