Children, Education and Skills

Newcastle upon Tyne

Communication Assistant

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Part time

£10,787 - £11,388 per annum

Newcastle City Learning is seeking to recruit a committed individual to deliver outstanding communication and marketing support.

Your role will be to produce editorial, advertising and marketing copy for a variety of communication media and to assist with the production of our publications including resident magazines, and to provide editorial support for social media, internet, and intranet sites.

You will also commission appropriate photographs, design, print and distribution services and help promote Newcastle City Learning.

The post is part-time, and you will be required to work at any of our sites - The Heaton Centre, Westgate College and Gosforth Library and Learning Centre as and when required.

A high standard of organisational skills and written and oral communication skills are essential along with the ability to pay attention to detail and work to deadlines and timescales.

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is working in regulated activity. If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have had any criminal convictions, a check of police information and we will check the barred list(s). It is a criminal offence for a barred individual to apply for a job in regulated activity.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

We are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks.

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Closing date:

1 December 2022

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