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  • STAND - Administrative Assistant

    Created: 11/08/2022

    Post: Administrative Assistant - STAND (Striving Towards a New Day)

    Hours: 16 per week

    Salary: £24,960 pro rata. Temporary for one year in the first instance.

    Location: Home-based.Occasional travel around Fife required.

    STAND was formed in 2019 by people living with young onset dementia. STAND aims to encourage, support and engage people living with early and medium stage dementia and their family and friends through peer support and other means to live a good life with dementia, continuing to use their skills and learn new ones.

    STAND is a registered charity and th Board of Trustees is made up of people with lived experience of dementia and their supporters.

    It is seeking an organised and empathetic Administrative Assistant to support the organisation to take forward our objectives.

    Essential requirements:

    • Willingness to learn; work as part of a team and to help others
    • Good word processing skills including experience in emails, Word and Excel
    • Good skills in using social media and digital communication including zoom
    • Good written and numeracy skills, with an attention to detail
    • Good people skills and the ability to deal with a wide range of people in a courteous manner
    • An awareness of the needs and skills of people who are living with a diagnosis of dementia and their families and friends
    • Organised and efficient
    • A personal commitment to equal opportunities and organisational excellence; displays honesty, integrity and a strong sense of ethics in all actions and decisions.

    Desirable requirement:

    • Understanding of working within the Voluntary or Charitable sector.

    For further information, please e-mail [email protected] or contact Ruth McCabe on 07341 842 567 for an informal discussion.

    Application by CV and covering letter to [email protected]

    The closing date for applications is 10:00 on Monday 12 September.  Interview week starting 10 October.




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