Children's Centre Support Officer - Greenwich

London, Greater London
12,543.91 to 12,960.73 Part Time (25 hours pw), Term Time only
01 Jul 2022
05 Jul 2022
Job Type
Full Time, Part Time
Children's Centre Support Officer - Greenwich

South Greenwich 

12,543.91 to 12,960.73pa 25 hours a week - Term Time Only


Better Children's Centres are looking for an experienced receptionist and administrator to ensure the smooth running of the administration and front-line reception functions are carried out at any of our Children's Centres. You'll have responsibility to manage reception services on a daily basis ensuring our offer is of a high standard, admin deadlines are met and the families and other visitors receive a consistently high standard service.


Children's Centres provide an invaluable resource to the communities that we operate within and provide support to the most vulnerable families ensuring children under 5 are given equality in their early life chances as well as learning and guidance opportunities to help families live more fulfilling lives.


Understanding your role within the team is essential allowing you to be efficient, welcoming, creative and adaptable and all carried out with helpfulness and a smile. As an administrator you will need to be comfortable working on a number of tasks at any one time as a typical day could see you juggling many tasks. This is a busy role but very rewarding. Your excellent organisation, customer care skills, first class communication and the determination will see the job gets done. Oh and a great sense of humour will help!


Please attach a 'supporting statement' to your application. In the statement you are required to explain and evidence in detail the qualities, experience, knowledge and skills you have acquired and give evidence relevant to this role you are applying for. The section in the application form must be completed in order for you to be considered for this opportunity. You must also give details of two business referees in your application form.


In return, we offer a range of benefits that you'd expect from the UK's largest leisure provider:

Pension schemes

Ride to work scheme

Discounted membership at our leisure centres

The opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how we're run plus associated social events

Career pathways

Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best


If you have the skills, knowledge and passion for this role, apply now

The welfare and safety of the children in our care is of the utmost importance to us at GLL. We follow safer recruitment procedures to ensure that our staff are checked and appropriate to work with children and young people. Therefore we'll require you to complete an enhance DBS check before you will be allowed to start work.

All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications and location. To be shortlisted for the role, internal applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to GLL by becoming a Society member where eligible.


About GLL Better Children's Centres are run by GLL, the UK's largest leisure and cultural services provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, children's centres, spas, events spaces and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - all under our Better brand. As a not-for-profit organisation, we're different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer. GLL is an equal opportunities employer.

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