Administration Assistant (Kickstart)

Serendipity are looking to recruit an Administration Assistant, a varied and important role within the team.  They will support day-to-day administration across Serendipity’s projects, from sorting and sending post to setting up for meetings, answering the phone.  They will also have an active role in supporting a range of activities from social media and marketing to supporting with membership schemes, supporting with maintain the archive and supporting with events.

The role of Administration Assistant will best suit someone who enjoys being organised, working as part of a small but busy team and can balance a varied workload.  Skills in scheduling and timetabling, confidence using Microsoft Office, good verbal and written communication skills are desirable.

Serendipity are looking for an Administration Assistant who is committed and enthusiastic and enjoys paying attention to detail.

Length of Contract: 6 months, there may be an opportunity for longer term employment (funding dependent).

Hours of Work: 25 hours per week, Monday – Friday – 10:00am – 3:30pm (including 30 minute break)

Salary: National Minimum Wage

Closing date: Monday 31 May


The Kickstart scheme is a £2 billion fund to help employers create hundreds of thousands of high quality 6-month work placements for young people. Kickstart candidates must be:

  • In receipt of Universal Credit
  • referred to Serendipity by their job coach
  • aged between 16 and 24

To apply for this role please email your C.V and a supporting Covering Letter (no longer than two pages) to Pawlet Brookes and Amy Grain at opportunities@serendipity-uk.com.