• Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/10351
  • Published: Thu 14/10/2021, 16:25 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 07/11/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Priory House, Chicksands, Bedfordshire

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Team: First Response Service

Job Family: Providing – CBG5

Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 per annum pro rata

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full-time - 37 hours per week

Base Location: Priory House, Shefford with travel to various locations throughout Central Bedfordshire with some home working

Closing Date: 7th November 2021

Interview Date: 15th November 2021

More about the role:

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Administrator to join our fast paced team.

First Response provides a single front door to people who may have care and support needs.  Working with families, local communities, and system wide partners, we aim to support people during crisis and/or enhance the health and wellbeing through targeted support.

First Response provides information, advice and guidance and where appropriate can also provide a short-term intervention, to support and empower individuals to reach their potential.  If someone presents with a long term or complex need, they will be supported through First Response to either the Adults Service or Older Adults Service. We work closely with our Hospital Discharge Service colleagues to provide a cohesive front door to the Local Authority. 

The Team Administrator will contribute to the day-to-day operations of the team by providing a confidential, professional and compassionate administrative function to ensure our customers receive a high-quality service. 

The successful candidate will be confident in using Microsoft Office software, be experienced in carrying out administration within a team setting and will demonstrate effective communication, organisation and record keeping skills. If this sounds like you, then we would like to hear from you! 

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’. 

To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Administrator Recruitment Pack

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Laura Peacock at or call 0300 300 5038

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at  

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community. 

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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