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Database Officer
  • Employer: PACT (Parents and Children Together)
  • Reference: PPCT/21/141098
  • Published: Fri 15/01/2021, 12:45 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 10/02/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 15 hours per week, 15 hours per week (over 2 days or 4 half-days)
  • Salary: Pro rata salary in the range £9,002 - £11,002 pa (Full time equivalent salary range £22,204 – £27,138 pa)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire

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Database Officer

Database Officer
Part time, permanent position
15 hours per week (over 2 days or 4 half-days)

Based in Reading

Pro rata salary in the range £9,002 - £11,002 pa (Full time equivalent salary range £22,204 – £27,138 pa)

Having regard to the nature and context of the work, there is a genuine occupational requirement permitted under the Equality Act 2010 that this post is only available to women.

PACT currently has 2 community projects, Alana House Women’s community project and Bounce Back 4 Kids. Alana House is a women specific support project supporting vulnerable women with complex needs and those at risk of offending to help them make changes in their lives and Bounce Back 4 Kids is a support programme for children and families affected by domestic abuse.

PACT’s communities work aims to empower beneficiaries to take control of their lives by identifying the underlying issues related to their problems and facilitating a positive plan of approach to address these issues and work towards improving personal circumstances and outcomes.

The Database Officer will be responsible for maintaining the Lamplight database and any other information systems used to ensure accurate and relevant information is captured effectively, supporting the Communities Team as required. The postholder will be responsible for inputting, processing and analysing data in Lamplight and Microsoft Excel to produce accurate regular and ad-hoc reports for both Alana House and BB4K, as well as providing data as required for other PACT departments.

We are looking for someone with previous database and/or data capture administration experience in a team setting, with experience in analysing data, interpreting reports and identifying trends. You will have excellent skills in creating and formulating spreadsheets and a thorough knowledge of Outlook and Word. Knowledge of the Lamplight database system would be an advantage.

To succeed in this role, you will need to be resourceful and have the ability to work in a team environment and independently when required. With a keen eye for accuracy and detail you should be well organised, able to cope with pressure at times, and be able to demonstrate empathy with vulnerable people.

Interested? If you would like to join an inspirational organisation where you can make a real difference to children and families, please apply by completing an application form and sending it to

Further details are available on our website: or alternatively please email: or telephone: 0118 402 1681.

Closing date: noon, Wednesday 10th February 2021
Interviews: Tuesday 23rd February 2021

Please note that we may close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

We look forward to hearing from you!

PACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults therefore please note our recruitment procedure includes DBS checks and overseas checks (where applicable). Please note prospective employees will need to evidence they have the relevant permission to work in the UK.

No agencies please