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Applications via email are preferred and the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form is available as a Microsoft Word document. These posts are excepted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. If you have any queries, require the documents in any other format or wish to register your interest ahead of submitting your application please contact Human Resources on 01382 207211 or by email at: 

£17,313 - £18,918
35 hours per week

As part of the Learning and Development Team you will undertake a range of administrative processes and tasks to support the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).  These tasks include:

  • supporting the Learning and Development Managers, Advisers and Project Officers in all aspects of administration
  • word processing reports, correspondence and any information relating to the work of the SSSC
  • preparing  papers and note taking during meetings
  • database administration to a high standard 
  • record keeping and organising of information 
  • processing, filing, recording and archiving 
  • assisting with the organisation of meetings, workshops, seminars and any other meetings and events as required.

You must be able to maintain impeccable standards of confidentiality and be able to demonstrate that you:

  • can take responsibility for planning and prioritising your own workload to ensure standards of quality and deadlines are met
  • work effectively on your own initiative and with minimum supervision
  • are proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • have a good appreciation of the importance of accuracy and attention to detail
  • communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • present information in a methodical and concise manner
  • have the ability to work flexibly as part of a team.

You’ll find more information in the job description and person specification

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You’ll find the application form in the related publications section of this page.

Please send your completed application form to by 10am on Thursday 12 July 2018 quoting ‘Business Support Assistant’ as the email subject.

The panel interview is expected to take place on Thursday 26 July 2018.