Administration Assistant, part time, 20 hours per week
This position is an opportunity to provide comprehensive administrative support in the School of Horticulture. The School of Horticulture is at the heart of world-wide horticultural and botanical education.
Close links are maintained with many institutions around the globe helping to ensure our students and apprentices are at the forefront of academic and practical botanical education.
Kew is the world’s leading botanic gardens, at the forefront of plant and fungal science, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major visitor attraction.
We want a world where plants and fungi are understood, valued and conserved – because our lives depend on them.
We use the power of our science and the rich diversity of our gardens and collections to provide knowledge, inspiration and understanding of why plants and fungi matter to everyone.
Educated to a good GCSE standard (including English and Maths) and with a proven background in a similar role, you will be a team player with the ability to manage priorities and work on your own initiative. You will have excellent communication skills and experience of working constructively as part of a team and be agile when faced with change. You will be proficient in the use of I.T. software such as MS Office applications.
Salary will be £18,589 per annum pro rata for 20 hours per week.
We offer a fantastic range of benefits including a broad range of Learning and Development opportunities, with access to the Civil Service training curriculum, generous annual leave entitlement for new starters, family friendly policies, a choice of competitive pensions and flexible benefits scheme.
If you are interested in this position, please click the apply button below for more information and to apply.
Closing Date: 26/05/2019
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.