Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Job Title: Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Location: Manor Gardens Centre, 6-9 Manor Gardens, London Borough of Islington

Hours: 25 hours per week

Salary: NJC Scale 1 SCP 1-4 (£22,697.37 – £23,946) Part time posts will be pro-rata according to contracted hours

Contract: Permanent

Location: London N7

Manor Gardens Welfare Trust is a charity with an excellent history of supporting people to improve their health and wellbeing since 1913. Our mission is to work with people and communities to take action and enable good health, resilience and opportunity.

This role is designed to support our newly renovated reception area in our thriving community hub off Holloway Road. You will be there first point of contact to our visitors and clients, whom are vulnerable people from diverse backgrounds. You will make them feel welcome and comfortable, and signpost them to Manor Gardens services or other local organisations as appropriate. It is essential that you have excellent interpersonal skills, and a compassionate and professional approach.

As well as meeting and greeting, as part of the role you will undertake administrative tasks, such as maintaining / updating records, monitoring inboxes, sending out staff communications, and therefore you must have a good level of literacy and numeracy skills and a good IT skillset.  

Benefits include 25 days’ annual leave on appointment (this will increase to 27 after 5 years’ service and 29 after 10 years’ service), employee assistance programme, and family-friendly policies.

For further information or to discuss this post please contact

Closing date for applications:  Monday, 29th August 22 at 12:00 noon

Interview: w/c 5th September 22  

For a recruitment pack, please email: or download application form via

Manor Gardens Welfare Trust follows safer recruitment procedures, and all successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Manor Gardens Welfare Trust is committed to achieving a diverse workforce that reflects the communities with which we work. We value, respect and celebrate diversity. We welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community regardless of their sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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