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Administrative Assistant

The cause:

Get Connected is the UK's free, confidential helpline service for young people under 25 who need help, but don't know where to turn.

Young people today face a wide range of problems and many simply don’t know how to begin to identify, explore and address these. At absolutely no cost to the young person, Get Connected offers a simple gateway to find help for any problem.

Key Responsibilities:  

  • To provide high quality day-to-day proactive support across the organisation to help deliver Get Connected’s vision, mission and strategic objectives.
  • To support the Office Manager in all areas of Get Connected’s operation, providing support in line with the demands of the organisation.
  • To support the Helpline Manager in the delivery of the Get Connected’s service providing administrative support for staff and volunteers.

Details and application 

The closing date for applications is the 10th November, with a view to interviews taking place w/c 18th October.

Please send your CV, a cover letter and a copy of our equal opportunities form to admin@getconnected.org.uk with the subject 'Administrative Assistant'.

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Admin Internships

If you're over 18, can spare four hours a week and would like to increase your knowledge of charity administration, this is your chance!

You can gain new skills and experience, meet new people and support a vital service for thousands of vulnerable young people.

Whether you have experience to offer, are looking for an opportunity to see if you might be suited to the third-sector office environment or to reintroduce yourself into the workplace, we’d like to hear from you.

Expenses will be reimbursed. To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to admin@getconnected.org.uk

Fundraising Internships

If you are over 18 and would like an insight into work within the charity sector, we offer work experience placements based in our growing Fundraising team for up to three months, supporting our special events, challenge events, corporate fundraising and trust fundraising team.

Our placements provide the opportunity for you to gain valuable experience across a range of fundraising, marketing and administrative functions, with scope to pursue and explore specialist areas of interest. The placement is unpaid. We can reimburse food and travel expenses up to £10 per day.

To apply, please fill out our application form and email a copy to admin@getconnected.org.uk 

After receiving your application, we'll be in touch within two weeks to let you know if you will be invited for an interview.