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Recruitment Administrator

Demelza Hospice Care For Children
Post date
11 November 2021
Closing date
28 November 2021
Sittingbourne, Kent
£12,480.00 per annum (£18,470.40 FTE)
25 hours per week
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We are looking for a confident and proactive Administrator to support our busy central Human Resources function at our hospice in Sittingbourne, serving around 300 employees across a number of departments, specialities and sites.

The post holder will provide administrative support on recruitment activities, including compiling adverts, arranging and supporting interviews, and processing pre-employment checks. Office and database experience are essential for this role.

You must have advanced administrative skills, excellent IT and organisation skills along with a high level of attention to detail. You will have the ability to work to tight deadlines and multi-task, whilst re-prioritising a constantly changing workload. You will be an excellent communicator at all levels. Experience of working within a HR function would be desirable.

This role is based at our Kent hospice, working 25 hours per week across 5 days, however flexible working patterns will be considered. Please note this role is a fixed-term contract for a period of 12 months.

Demelza provides specialist care and emotional support for children and young people with serious and terminal conditions and their loved ones, across Kent, East Sussex and South East London.

Every role at Demelza contributes and impacts on our ability to support each child, young person and their family achieve the best possible life, whatever their challenges.

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

For an informal chat please call Sophie La-Haye, Senior HR Assistant, on 01795 845182.

Closing Date – 28th November 2021
Interview Date – 8th and 9th December 2021

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website –

Some of our vacancies receive high numbers of applications and we may close the vacancy early when we have reached a maximum number of applications. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible. Enhanced DBS Disclosure check may be undertaken dependant on role. Demelza is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1039651. Demelza is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To see how we process your data, please visit our website and view our Recruitment Privacy Notice.

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