Business Support – Part Time

Do you have strong administration skills?

Previous work experience in a fast paced office?

We are WorkwithYork and our client is seeking a Business Support Assistant on a part time basis. The role will be 18.5 hours per week and will include ideally – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday AM. This is a temporary assignment based at £9.52 per hour and will be for 12 months.

This role will be based in children’s social care and will be mainly carrying out reference checks for fostering and adoption.

Main duties will include:

  • Carrying out reference checks
  • Supporting the payment process for foster carers
  • Maintaining computerised records

Key skills:

  • High degree of computer literacy
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise work effectively
  • Excellent organisational skills

WorkwithYork is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects candidates to share this commitment.

We require the successful candidate to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Regrettably we are unable to respond to every application we receive.


To apply for this vacancy you must be able to work in the United Kingdom.


Applications for this position are closed, but if you’re interested in similar positions get in touch and we’ll contact you when something becomes available.

If you have a similar vacancy that you’d like to advertise please get in touch to see how WorkwithYork can help find you the right candidate.