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Admin Assistant

  • Full time
  • £17,550
  • Aberdeenshire – Based in Blackburn or Peterhead
  • Closing 3rd October 2019

  • Advertised from 12th September 2019
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • N769


SAMH’s MyLife Dynamic service supports people with mental health problems and Autism on their recovery journey, based on fundamental principles of empowerment, resilience and hope.

Around since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity.

SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years.

Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

We are seeking outstanding people to continue developing and delivering these services across Aberdeenshire.

Your strong administration and IT skills will enable our services to deliver efficient and effective support to people across Aberdeenshire. You will be the first point of contact for people contacting our services and your welcoming and knowledgeable responses will be representative of the standards people can expect from SAMH. Your experience in updating website content and social media will help keep people updated and informed about events, information and support in their local communities.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties. A PVG check is required for this post, along with a Right to Work in the UK check. Candidates will also be required to provide proof of qualifications declared on the application form. A car driver and owner is essential for this post.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications is 12 noon, Thursday 3rd October 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 18th of October at our Blackburn office.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to, no other form of application will be accepted.