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  • Part time
  • £18,617 – £21,380 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th August 2019

  • Advertised from 24th July 2019
  • 28 hours per week.
  • Pension, expenses, 25 days annual leave and 12 days public holidays per year (pro rata)


We seek a part-time Administrator to provide high quality administrative support to the work of projects and our main office.

Are you:

· Enthusiastic: someone who loves office admin and providing high quality core support to a hard working, busy team

· A plate spinner: someone who thrives on an ever-changing task list and competing priorities

· A swan: someone who remains calm when things get hectic

· A dynamic problem solver: someone who can think creatively

· Digitally Agile: someone who embraces the potential of technology and finds digital solutions

· Flexible and receptive to change: someone who embraces change with a view to keep improving our core support services

· An effective listener: someone who listens to what people need in order to provide high quality services

· Interpersonally engaged: someone capable of engaging with a range of stakeholders. Inclusive in your approach: someone who strives to provide services which are efficient and accessible

This post is based in Lead’s Main office. Please note our main office is moving to 525 Ferry Road, Edinburgh, EH5 2FF from the 30th August, 2019.

Application notes

Apply by sending your CV and covering letter, describing how you meet the criteria for the role, along with an equal opportunities form to Job description and additional information available at To discuss the role please contact Doreen O’Donnell at or telephone 0131 228 9441. Recruitment paperwork is kept for 6 months before it is destroyed.

Lead has Disability Confident status and we encourage applications from disabled people. All disabled people meeting the minimum requirements will get a guaranteed interview. Information about our commitment to recruit disabled people is available on our website. If you would like to be considered under this scheme please indicate this on your covering letter. This will in no way disadvantage you in the recruitment process.

All job application information can made in alternative formats on request including braille, large print and audio and people can make applications in alternative formats.

Closing Date: Midnight Sunday 18th August, 2019

Interviews: Likely to be Monday 26th August, 2019, at Lead’s main office in Edinburgh. There will be a practical test at the interview linked with the key responsibilities of the post.

Lead Scotland is a charity which enables disabled adults and carers to access inclusive learning opportunities. Charity no. SC003949.