Administrative Assistant

Admin - NL
  • Market related
  • London, Greater London, England
  • Contract

We are seeking an Administrative Assistant for a local authority client based in North London.  


As an Administrative Assistant you will provide administrative support within the Mental Health Service, working collaboratively across the Council. You will be responsible for a range of administrative tasks, including managing correspondence, maintaining records, and supporting meetings and events.


About the role:

You will be tasked with delivering key strategic objectives:

  • Handle all administrative duties to support the operation of the Mental Health Service.
  • Respond to incoming messages, phone calls, and emails promptly and professionally.
  • Serve as the first point of contact for users, providers, carers, and other departments, providing friendly and efficient assistance.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential case files, records, and client information using various systems.
  • Provide cross-cover support for other administrators and clinical support workers during periods of high workload or absence.


About you:

The successful candidate will have the following skills / experience:

  • Previous experience providing administrative support.
  • Familiar with relevant administrative processes and procedures within healthcare or social services.
  • Experience coordinating and facilitating meetings, workshops, or training sessions.



What’s on offer

Salary: £16+ per hour *negotiable depending on experience* 

*may negotiate higher for exceptional candidates, based on experience*


Contract type: 3-6 months minimum, with a high likelihood of extension


Hours: Monday – Friday, 36 hours per week


How to apply

  • Once your CV is received, if you are successful, you will be contacted.
  • Due to the extremely high number of applications, it may not be possible to contact every applicant. As such, if you are not contacted, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.
  • For any further questions, please contact Taylor Kirkham on 01772 954200.


Taylor Kirkham Recruitment Consultant

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