Job Vacancy – Administration Assistant to Lawton Memorial Hall


Pay:   £11.63 to £12.73 an hour depending upon experience (currently under negotiation and due to increase).

Hours:   A minimum of 7.5 hours a week worked flexibly to suit both the Memorial Hall and job holder. Hours may sometimes exceed 7.5 and will be paid as overtime. There will be occasional weekend and evening work. Note – the contracted hours will require to be broken up through the week.

Place of Work:    The role is predominantly working from home but some attendance at Lawton Memorial Hall will be required.

Responsible to:     Lawton Memorial Hall Trustee (Line manager – Parish Council Clerk)

Equipment provided:  Laptop, printer and mobile phone (which remain the property of Lawton Memorial Hall).

Lawton Memorial Hall Trust is seeking to employ an administration assistant to help run our fantastic community venue. We are looking for a ‘can do’ attitude, excellent communication skills and IT proficiency  and a person who enjoys a job with lots of variety. Exceelent communication skills and IT proficiency are essential.

The Memorial Hall, a registered charity, is situated in the heart of Church Lawton and provides a venue for community events and activities. The hall is run by a team of volunteers through an operating committee and fundraising committee.

The job holder will be employed by Church Lawton Parish Council, who are the sole trustee, and will be primarily responsible for managing the hall bookings but will also get involved with event organisation and promotion. The ideal candidate will be innovative and will enjoy working with the volunteers and participating in putting together an itinerary of community and fundraising events.

Benefits include flexible working, mostly from home, with working hours to suit the job holder as long as the Memorial Hall needs are met.

For further details or an application pack please contact:

The Clerk to the Council on:

All applications must be received by 5:00pm on the 30th October 2023. It is planned to hold interviews on the 16th November 2023.

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Person Specification

LMH Administration Assistant Application Form