Secretary – Part Time
Carr Gate, Wakefield
18.5 hours – Alternate Wednesdays, Thursday and Friday
Salary: £18,486 – £19,704 per annum
Closing Date: 4th July 2019
Vacancy Reference: YF297
An opening has emerged for a Secretary to join the Operational Support team based at Carr Gate, Wakefield.
The main purpose of the role, is to provide a comprehensive support function to the Senior Leadership Team and work closely with colleagues to provide support across the organisation in times of absence or high workloads.
Eligible candidates will possess previous secretarial experience and have the ability to minute meetings. They will have good organisational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
You will need RSA II qualification or equivalent experience and a high level of typing accuracy, as well as a working ability to use computerised packages such as Microsoft Office.
In addition, you must be prepared to work at other sites across the force area as and when required to provide business continuity and to enable the cluster to fulfil force-wide needs.
The successful candidate will be subject to personal and financial vetting checks prior to appointment.
The application process will close at 23:55 hours on 4th July 2019.
Applicants should be aware that it is not always possible to carry out adequate vetting checks on persons who have not been resident within the UK for the last three years. Therefore, where this applies, applicants may be refused on the grounds that it was not possible to vet them to the appropriate standard.
West Yorkshire Police is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.
For a detailed description of the Competency and Values levels required please refer to the http://www.college.police.uk/What-we-do/Development/competency-and-values-framework/Documents/Competency-and-Values-Framework-for-Policing_4.11.16.pdf (This link may be copied and pasted into your browser). This document will assist you in completing the Evidence of Achievement section of the application form.
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