Administration Assistant
  • Employer: Surrey County Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/777/18025
  • Published: Fri 15/10/2021, 14:07 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 01/11/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.0 hours per week
  • Salary: £21,943 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Woking

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Administration Assistant

The starting salary for this role is £21,943 per annum, working 36 hours per week.

The vacancies are based in the CFAT offices at Quadrant Court, Guildford Road, Woking, Surrey GU22 7QQ.

We currently have two Administration Assistant vacancies within the Client Financial Affairs Team.  The Client Financial Affairs Team is a frontline service within Adult Social Care responsible for managing the finances of people who lack the capacity to manage their own financial affairs. The team is based in Quadrant Court, Woking but operates countywide, working closely with colleagues across Adult Social Care.

The caseload of the team is high with circa 700-800 people being supported by the team at any one time and a significant amount of turnover of cases.

The Administration Assistant in the Client Financial Affairs Team is a key role in the Client Financial Affairs Team responsible for providing an efficient administrative support service to enable smooth running of day-to-day activities.  This is a great opportunity to learn about what it means to work for adult social care and many of our previous administrative assistants have gone on to more senior roles in the adult social care service.

You will often be the first point of contact for people wishing to speak with the Client Financial Affairs Team.

To be shortlisted to interview for this position your application will clearly evidence:

  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • A positive and conscientious attitude
  • Good IT Skills

At Surrey, our values and behaviours are just as important as our skills and abilities. They shape who we are as an organisation. Find out more about the values we follow.

For more information please find the full job description below and refer to this before submitting your application. We also invite you to read our Life at Surrey handbook to see insights of the culture at Surrey and how as a valued employee, you can help shape our Council.

Additional Information

This job advert closes at 23:59 on Monday 1st November 2021.

It is planned that interviews will take place week commencing 15th November 2021 onwards.

Contact Details

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Jack Lewis on 07816 159118.

Please submit a Personal Statement as well as a CV.

We look forward to receiving your application, please click on the apply online button below to submit.


From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 26 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.

Our Commitment

Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.


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