You are here

Job Ref: 

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Part Time may be Considered)

The ideal candidate would either be fully experienced or we would consider someone starting or returning to work or perhaps changing their career and wishing to gain experience.

Do you want to make a difference?

Are you always the ‘organised one’ in your friendship circle or at work? Are you always sorting out every detail of your life, from booking dinners, sorting out travel arrangements and even filing the receipts after? And do you find yourself secretly enjoying it? Have you ever thought about a career as in admin?

Katharine House Hospice is looking for a well organised  Admin Assistant to join the busy Fundraising team.  This is an exciting role that will see the successful applicant supporting the hospice’s vital free care services Fundraising and Lottery departments.

Ideally you will have experience working in a busy office environment. Excellent communications skills are a must as you will be working with patients and families as well as supporters and local businesses. You will be highly organised with a professional approach to achieving competing deadlines. You will be experienced in the use of Microsoft Office, be flexible with a ‘can do’ attitude.

Applicants will have exceptional customer service skills and demonstrate effective working relationships.   You will have the ability to communicate effectively with different audiences.

For a strictly confidential and informal chat about the above post please call Head of Fundraising Sarah Hulson-Beech on 01785 270873

Application packs can be downloaded from this website below, or requested by contacting the Personnel Office on 01785 218257 or by email from

Closing date: 10am on Monday, 30th April 2018

Pre interview tours (optional), Friday 4th May 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 9th May 2018

Please note: Applications must be completed, signed and submitted as hard copies, by the closing date above; unfortunately we are unable to accept or consider CV’s

Closing Date: 
Monday, 30 April 2018