Administration Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £19,706
  • Based in Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th September 2021

  • Advertised from 8th September 2021
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed term contract to March 2022.


The post holder will assist the CEO and team leaders as required, undertaking general administration duties and support for the whole organisation.

The post holder will deal with enquiries (telephone, e-mail and social media), maintain databases, organise events bookings, and undertake filing, minute taking, and petty cash.

The post holder must have a good knowledge of Microsoft packages, particularly Outlook and Word; be IT literate and have good keyboard skills; have good planning and organisational skills; be a good communicator and be experienced in managing websites and social media. The post holder must have knowledge and understanding of domestic abuse within black minority ethnic communities. She should have a relevant qualification, preferably HNC or equivalent in administration related subject, and a working knowledge of an office.

This role will be supported by a part time administrative assistant.

Women only need apply under paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010. Funded by City of Edinburgh Council. Fixed term contract to March 2022 with possible extension to March 2023 (the Board will continue to seek future funding).

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date for applications is at 5pm on Tuesday 28th September 2021.

Application packs, if not accessible to you via the job advert, are available on request from:

Shakti Women’s Aid, Norton Park, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh EH7 5QY Tel: 0131 475 2399. Email: