Job Vacancy – Centre Assistant

Community Centre Assistant

Post title: Centre Assistant 
Employed by: Lyde Green Community Association CIO (LGCA). Registered Charity no. 1172725 
Contract:  One-year fixed term contract with potential to extend 
Hours:  15 hours per week (some evening and weekend work)
Location:  Lyde Green Community Centre, Thistle Close,
Emersons Green, Bristol BS16 7GW 
£18,870 – £19,819 (pro rata), depending on experience, plus pension 
25 days per annum (pro-rata) 

We are looking for a Centre Assistant to join us at an exciting time and provide administrative support to a brand new Community Centre in a new neighbourhood (Lyde Green). You will share our ambition for this Centre to be at the heart of the community and become “more than just a building”. 

You will be proactive, enthusiastic, highly organised and have good digital skills. You will have experience maintaining accurate records and be confident working with spreadsheets and finances. Knowledge of financial procedures, accounting software and/or bookkeeping is essential. 

You will work closely with the Trustee Team and Community Centre Staff Team but you must also be self-motivated and able to work on your own or in small teams. Comfortable interacting with a variety of people, you will be friendly and approachable; consistently demonstrating your excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. 

We’d love to hear from you if you’ve got existing experience working in community facilities, the voluntary sector or a similar customer-focused environment. 

If you want to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact us via email at or call Laura O’Brien on 07878608018 

Applications close at: 5pm on Wednesday 18th March 2020 
Shortlisting: Thursday 19th – Friday 20th March 2020 
Interviews to be held: Week commencing Monday 23rd March 2020