Salary: £17,290 per annum

Contract: Maternity Cover – contract to start mid-November ideally

Hours: 35 per week

Closing Date: 24 September 2021

Interview Dates: Week commencing 4 October 2021

Location: Home working with occasional visits to the office at Monks Cross, York

(Please note that due to Covid-19 all our interviews are taking place virtually).

Are you looking for a role where your skills can directly benefit tens of thousands of families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people?  Would you like to join a team that is determined to continue to provide vital services to those in need during these unprecedented times?


The role

We are looking for an organised HR & Facilities Administrator to join our team to cover maternity leave.  The role involves providing administrative support to a busy but friendly HR team.  Duties include processing new starters – taking up references, notifying payroll and setting them up on the HR system.  You will arrange inductions for new starters and ensure that they have completed their mandatory training.

Other duties include dealing with all queries relating to the time and attendance system, being the first point of contact for employee absence and producing weekly and monthly reports on HR data.


About you

To be successful in this role you will need to have administration experience, ideally in a HR environment.  You must be used to dealing with confidential and sensitive information.  You will need to have great communication skills and have good knowledge of Microsoft packages.  You must be able to cope with a varied and demanding workload and be able to work to deadlines.  You also need to be comfortable working independently as the team is currently home based.


How to apply

If you are interested please send your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the person specification to [email protected]

For more information, please download the job description.


About us

Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families on low incomes raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people.  Last year, we provided 150,000 grants or services to families across the UK.  We are continuing to adapt to the impact of Covid-19 and are doing everything we can to ensure we provide this essential grant support when it is needed the most.


Our commitment to inclusion, equality and diversity

Family Fund are committed to staff development whilst offering excellent benefits, including flexi-time, competitive annual leave entitlement, a contributory pension scheme and above all a professional, fun working environment where a positive work-life balance is encouraged.

Family Fund is a Disability Confident Employer and all disabled applicants who demonstrate that they meet the minimum requirements for the role will be asked to attend an interview.  If you have a disability and are happy to inform us, please highlight this in your covering letter (please note that you are under no obligation to inform us).