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Volunteer Receptionist - CGL Newham RISE - CGL2863


The closing date for this vacancy has passed. Please use our vacancy search to find current vacancies.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 31 January 2019 - 11:45pm
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An exciting opportunity has arisen within the borough of Newham to recruit a Volunteer Receptionist to support the work of this team.

The post holder will provide an efficient and professional reception service for the Newham Drug and Alcohol Service maintaining effective appointment systems for different branches of the service and ensuring all calls and visits from service users, outside agencies and staff are dealt with promptly and courteously. To maintain and update the web-based information database as required, in a timely and accurate manner. To process archiving of old files and paperwork in line with CGL policy and the Data Protection Act. To receive and process all referrals into the service. To manage all relevant administrative and housekeeping within the Newham Drug and Alcohol Service premises. The role requires high level organisation, strong communication skills and an ability to prioritise and work independently as well as contribute effectively to the team requirements.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish.  We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

Please note, if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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