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First Step Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland
Supporting male survivors of sexual abuse and rape (aged 13+), and their loved ones


First Step is seeking a Service Administrator & Finance Officer. Please share this information with anyone you think may be interested.

Role: Service Administrator & Finance Officer

Salary: £23,000 FTE (pro rata)

Hours of work: 30 hours per week (0.8 of FTE) Monday-Thursday

Leave: 168 hours per annum (excluding bank holidays) (0.8 of FTE)

Accountability: Reporting to the Operations Manager with day-to-day operational support to the Clinical Coordinator

Location: Alliance House, 6 Bishop Street, Leicester, LE1 6AF

Contract: Permanent. Subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and successful completion of 6-month probationary period.

About First Step:  First Step is a small, specialist charity that supports men and boys who have experienced sexual abuse, rape and sexual assault across the Leicester, Leicester & Rutland areas. We provide a range of services including Counselling, Emotional, Practical and Advocacy Support, Peer Support Groups and support for partners and other supporters of our primary clients.

About the role: The post holder will carry out key administrative and reception functions, including dealing with email, telephone and face to face enquiries, processing referrals, arranging appointments, data inputting and analysis, administering petty cash, and carrying out finance functions such as invoice processing and management accounts variance reporting. No two days are the same at First Step and we require someone who can deal with multiple tasks as well as being sensitive, friendly and welcoming to our clients.

Benefits: Flexible working (subject to agreement), contributory pension scheme, 28 days annual leave (pro rata), training and development opportunities, regular clinical supervision.

Application Closing: Monday 26th February 2024

Interview Date: Thursday 7th March 2024 (held at First Step’s Leicester office). We are unable to contact all applicants not shortlisted for interview.

Resource: Recruitment Pack – Service Administrator & Finance Officer (About First Step, Job Description & Person Specification, Application Form, Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form)

Inclusivity: First Step strives to build a team that reflects the diversity of the communities that we work  in and encourages applications from underrepresented groups such as  people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, disabled people and LGBTQI + people. Please complete the equal opportunities monitoring form and if successful for interview please do get in touch with us if we can accommodate any specific needs you may have.

Recruitment Pack

Admin and Finance Officer advert

Recruitment Pack – Service Administrator & Finance Officer

Application Form – Service Administrator & Finance Officer Position

First Step Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form