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Executive Assistant to the CEO

This Role

Reporting to the Chief Executive in London, you will be responsible for diary management, meeting organisation, internal and external communications, administrative and executive support. You will You will also have the opportunity to take on specific projects as agreed by the Chief Executive, supporting her on a wide range of activities including funding bids and stakeholder communications and meetings. This is a great opportunity to be part of a dynamic, values-driven organisation working to achieve lasting social change. A unique opportunity to work across the business, public and third sector to develop innovative ways of harnessing the potential of young people in Britain.

Job Description

See the Job Pack for full details of the Job Description and the Competencies.

How to Apply

The role is based at in our London Office, 31 Pepper Street, London E14 9RP. This is a full-time time role offered on a continuing contract subject to funding - however, we are open to applications from candidates interested in part-time work

Details on how to apply can be found in the Job Pack, but you should send your CV and a Cover Letter (2 pages max) to the email address stated. Please ensure that your CV demonstrates how you meet the competencies. In your Covering Letter you should highlight how you demonstrate two of these competencies in more detail, with the opportunity to demonstrate how you are working towards any competencies you feel you are lacking in. 

The closing date for applications is 1st July 2017. 

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NCS Summer roles

NCS is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for sixteen and seventeen year olds to develop their confidence, learn new skills, make new friends and learn more about making a difference in their community.

The programme kicks off with a residential at an outdoor activity centre for five days, where young people test their limits through a range of fun activities and experience the freedom of being away from home with new friends. Young people will then spend five days at a University halls of residence, where they will live independently and develop a range of useful life skills. Participants then spend the next week in Tamworth or Lichfield. 

 

There are Five types of roles that we will be looking for people to fulfil. 

If you think you have the energy, commitment and passion to lead delivery of our programmes, then apply here!

Downalod Job Pack here - NCS Senior Team Leader

Download Job Pack here - NCS SEN Team Leader 

Download Job Pack here - NCS Team Leader 

Download Job Pack here - NCS Team Volunteer Mentor

If you are interested in any of the positions, please send CV and cover letter as we will be recruiting for Summer 2017 shortly. 

 

To apply for this role; 

Application is by CV and a covering letter, setting out how you meet the requirements of the post. The covering letter should include details of previous roles and where applicable your notice period. 

Please send your application to jobs@uprising.org.uk. Quoting the correct position i.e.”NCS Team Assistant". Applications should include your notice period and one referee which we will only contact with your permission.

Note: Applications for all roles will be considered on a rolling basis, until we have recruited the required number of NCS staff for both programmes. We therefore encourage applicants to submit their application as soon as possible in light of this. 

We regret that we will only be able to reply and offer feedback to shortlisted applicants.