Education Administration Assistant
We are looking for a confident, enthusiastic Administration Assistant to provide all aspects of day to day education department administration for Newquay Zoo and Living Coasts, based at the Paignton Zoo Education Centre.
The successful candidate will receive and process bookings from schools, further and higher education institutions and wider community groups, answer the phone and manage diary systems, alongside general administrative tasks. They will also cover administration of Paignton Zoo’s Education Centre, in Education Office Supervisor’s absence.
Applicants should possess at least 2 years’ experience in a similar post and have good communication, organisational and ICT skills. They will also be a team player, flexible and capable of working on their own initiative. An interest in environmental conservation would be an advantage.
This is a part-time post for 25 hours per week and the rate of pay is £7.00 per hour. Occasional weekend and Bank Holiday work will be required.
For further details please contact Michelle Youd, Education Office Supervisor, Paignton Zoo, Totnes Road, Paignton TQ4 7EU. Telephone: 0844 474 2224 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org quoting EDU 06.
Closing date for applications Wednesday 6th January 2016. Interviews Thursday 14th January 2016.
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