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Senior Admissions Officer and Administrator – Maternity Cover

Full time, temporary contract

Job Purpose

We are looking for an efficient, well-organised and flexible individual, interested in developing their career in a growing charity, to join our dedicated team. This is an exciting time of development for the organisation, and you will need to be a motivated, flexible and proactive individual who embraces change.

Job Summary

The Senior Admissions Officer will act as the first point of contact at BeyondAutism for admissions-related queries. The role holder will need to possess excellent communication skills. The image of BeyondAutism and its services relies heavily on the ability of the post holder to communicate effectively and sympathetically with a wide variety of people including Parents/Carers, Local Authorities, Staff and Supporters. The post holder must have an excellent telephone and personal manner and be an efficient operator who is a team player and works well under pressure. You must be able to stand by what you say to LA’s and families when discussing their pupils. If you say you will do something, it must be completed in the time frame.

Within this role there will be a significant amount of data management and the right candidate needs to be able to successfully support the analysis and input of key information. You must have SEN Law knowledge (regulations, time frames and requirements from LA’s and schools), to ensure the smooth running of the admissions process. You will be line managed by the Financial Controller, who manages the income received for children and young adults in our services. A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults is essential to this role as well as a passion for the work of the organisation.

We are particularly seeking applications from people that represent the diversity of our community.

BeyondAutism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure will be conducted for the successful applicant.

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Location: Wandsworth, London

Salary: £28,980 to £32,620 depending on qualifications and experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Type: Full time, temporary contract

Date posted: 22nd June 2022

Closing Date: Friday, 1st July 2022

Interview Date: W/C 4th July 2022

Job Description: Download

Application Form: Download

Disclosure Form: Download

Monitoring Form: Download

How to apply:

To apply for this role please email a completed application form, disclosure form and monitoring form to

HR Department, BeyondAutism, The Foundry, 17 Oval Way, SE11 5RR.

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