Executive Assistant

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 22 October, 2019 - 15:45
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Sherburn House Charity

37.5 Hours Per Week (Full Time)



As Executive Assistant, you will bring the necessary knowledge, skills, flexibility and initiative, to support the Chief Executive by carrying out admininistrative duties that supports the governance structure of the Charity.

You will work closely with the Chief Executive and be responsible for supporting the Board meetings, acting as minute taker and organiser, distributing the necessary agendas and papers.

You will assist managers with day to day administration of the Charity's business.


Our ideal candidate will have significant previous experience of the Charity Sector, with strong evidence of providing support to Trustees and Board Meetings.  However, full training and support will be provided to candidates who have transferable skills.


33 days holiday per year (pro rata to hours)

Excellent pension benefits

Paid sick leave

Positive welcome culture


The charity supports the princiapl of Equality and Diversity in employment wholeheartedly and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We believe it is the Charity's best inerests and those of all who work in it, to ensure that the human resources, talents and skills available throughout the community are considered when employment opportunities arise. We will continue to take every possible step to ensure that individuals are treated equally and fairly and that decisions on recruitment, selection, training, promotion and career management are based soley on individual merits and abilities, appropriate to the job. We work within the requirements of all current legislation and we implement the provisions of regulatory codes of practice in employment.


For application pack email HR@sherburnhouse.org


Post will close once sufficient applications received