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Receptionist

£23,963 - £26,625 per annum

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You'll help to provide administrative and practical support on a range of reception and facilities activities.

Key information

Position
Receptionist
Contract
Permanent, 35 hours per week
Salary
£23,963 - £26,625 per annum
Application closing date
07 Jul 2022
Interview date
18 Jul 2022
Working environment

The postholder will be required to work full time at our London Bridge office.

About this role

We are a leading national charity committed to improving children and young people’s mental health and emotional wellbeing.  We now  have an exciting new opportunity in the team for a Receptionist.

You will provide a high quality administrative service and you will be used to working within a similar role.

As the first point of contact to the organisation you will meet and greet visitors as well as managing telephone enquiries, some of which may be sensitive in their nature.

As an experienced Receptionist you will be well versed in maintaining and processing all communications through the organisation’s generic inboxes such as ‘Enquiries’.  In conjunction with the Office and Facilities Manager, you will manage the office supply stock levels as well as assisting in a range of administrative activities as required.

 

 

About you

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • relevant professional experience gained within a  busy office environment
  • customer service skills
  • a good level of literacy and numeracy skills
  • strong IT skills across a range of packages
  • knowledge of the principles of health and safety in the workplace

In return, you will join a brilliant team, full of talent, passion and support for one another.

We welcome applications from Black and Minoritised and LGBTQ+ groups as they are currently under-represented.

Receptionist job pack
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One of our values is: “We celebrate what makes you you – whoever you are, we welcome you and encourage you to be true to yourself”. 

If you are excited about helping us to achieve our mission, passionate about working at an organisation that puts the lived experience of young people at the heart of everything we do and want to be part of our drive to become a truly anti-racist organisation we want to hear from you.

To apply, please fill in the application form - downloadable below - and send via email to recruitment@youngminds.org.uk.

 

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YoungMinds staff

About YoungMinds

You’ll be part of a passionate, hardworking team that cares about the work they do and you’ll be part of making a real difference to the lives of children and young people. In addition to becoming part of the YoungMinds team, you’ll get:

  • 25 days paid holiday entitlement (plus Bank Holidays)
  • three days additional leave over Christmas and New Year
  • auto-enrolment onto pension scheme where YoungMinds will match your contribution up to five per cent
  • statutory benefits such as parental leave and sick pay
  • a wide range of other health, wellbeing and lifestyle benefits
  • a dedication to continued professional development, training and shared best practice
Find out more about working at YoungMinds

Our vision

  • A world where no young person feels alone with their mental health.

    We want to see a world where every young person who is struggling feels able to reach out, and has people and services around them who can really help.

More about who we are

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