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Job Vacancies

Urban Theology Union (Sheffield)
Part-time Administrative Assistant
Hourly rate: £8.75 per hour for six hours per week initially (may be increased to nine hours per week)

UTU is a member-led education charity supporting Christian ministry particularly in urban contexts. More information about UTU can be obtained on the web site at  http://utusheffield.org.uk/.

A permanent, part-time vacancy exists for an Administrative Assistant to work six hours per week (two 3 hour sessions worked over two mornings), may be increased to nine hours per week, based at our office in the centre of Sheffield. This is a pensionable post though you can opt-out if you wish to.

The job comprises core administrative tasks: word processing, record keeping, electronic and paper filing, dealing with telephone queries, providing administrative assistance to the Office Manager relating to teaching and the study schedules etc. It also requires updating the social media presence of UTU.

The applicant must have a friendly interpersonal style and accurate literacy and numeracy ability, as well as administrative and word processing skills, and a proficient working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite. Previous office based administrative experience either as an employee or a volunteer essential.
An Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be obtained from Urban Theology Union, Lower Ground Floor, Victoria Hall, Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 2JB, via email on office@utusheffield.org.uk, or downloaded from our website utusheffield.org.uk.

Closing date : 22/1/2018.

Church Army – Community Facilitator

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of the team engaged in growing the Church Army Mission Community. The successful applicant will join the team comprising of Local Mission Community Leaders, the Assistant Dean, the Dean of Community and the Community Leader (CEO). Eventually the hope is that every community member will see themselves as being part of the team; a learning community where the DARE strategy is integral to its life.

Full details can be found in the job pack here: CF Job Pack

Closing date: Friday 2 February

ONE Opportunity  Co-ordinator

The Yorkshire West District of the Methodist Church require a youth and community worker to be part of a small team responsible for running the ONE Opportunity programme that will employ and train young people within the Methodist District.

The appointment is offered as a 3-year fixed term.  Interviews for the post are planned to be held in week commencing 26th February 2018, with the role commencing from 1st April 2018.

More details can be downloaded here; OOP Coordinator (YW) Job Advert

ONE Opportunity Administrator

The Yorkshire West District of the Methodist Church require an administrator to support a new team responsible for running the ONE Opportunity programme that will employ and train young people within the Methodist District.

The successful candidate will need to work well alongside this disparate team, but also must be relied upon to work individually.  Primarily home based, responsibilities include but are not limited to, minute taking, documentation and recruitment processes, as well as assisting with the training weekends, communications with the young people and promotion of the scheme.

More details here: OOP Administrator (YW) Job Advert

Closing date for for both applications:  Friday 9th February 2018.

For further information or an application pack, please contact the Yorkshire West District Office on admin@ywmethodist.org.uk or 01484 719993.

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