Administration Assistant

£9.00 per hour (FTE 17316.00) rising to £9.45 per hour (FTE £18,181.80 ) from January 2022
Role type:
Part Time, All Year Post
20hrs weekly, 52 weeks per year
Contract type:
All year post
Closing Date:
Job Details:

National Star College is a specialist further education college for young adults aged 16-25 years with complex physical and learning disabilities.  Our staff team is a community of people dedicated to supporting our students to achieve their aspirations.

We have just agreed a salary increase of 5% across all our jobs from January 2022 to recognise the commitment and dedication of our staff.

All new staff joining National Star will also be eligible to receive a welcome bonus of up to £250 (pro-rata) upon successful completion of their probation.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to be a key part in an established care home team In Hereford which provides accommodation and support for young adults with a range of disabilities including autism, communication difficulties, epilepsy and physical disabilities.

You will support the running of the care home by providing valuable administration support which includes auditing the daily records, typing up recommended changes to care plans, managing the staff annual leave process and arranging placement reviews. You will be asked to carry out administration duties such as typing, copying, cash handling, processing financial records and any other day to day office tasks.

You will need excellent communication skills, IT skills and the ability to work on your own initiative. You will be supporting a management team to ensure the care home runs as efficiently as possible. This position is part time working 20 hours a week. 

The salary is £9.00 per hour (FTE 17316.00) rising to £9.45  per hour (FTE  £18,181.80 ) from January 2022

If you are interested in joining our team, please use the link to complete your application.  Alternatively please send your cv to or call our recruitment department 01242 527631 ext 3203 for further information or an application form.

Interviews will be held throughout the duration of the advertisement so please apply early. 

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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