Band 2 Clerical Officer (with financial duties)

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Temporary
Salary Up to £8.66 per hour
Published 2 months ago
Contact Kathryn Blair
Job Ref HSC1063_1570204826

Job Description

Role: Band 2 clerical officer (with financial duties)

Rate of Pay: £8.66

Location: Forster Green, Saintfield Road, Belfast

Hours: 25 hrs-9am-2pm

Duration: 9 months


To provide an efficient administrative and financial support service to social

work staff with the children's residential homes.

Main Duties / Responsibilities


  • Make full use of the IT systems available to produce work of a consistently high standard.
  • Operate spread sheets, logging all petty cash transactions on a daily basis.
  • Opening, closing and recording files information on a 'Files Management' spread sheet.


  • Receive telephone calls, deal with enquiries and co-ordinate information in an efficient, courteous and friendly manner.
  • Ensure quality standards are adhered to in all aspects of this employment.


  • Opening and closing manual/electronic files on all children resident in the homes, in accordance with departmental guidelines contained in Good Management Good Records and Trust Retention guidelines.
  • Typing of all letters, forms, reports etc. relating to the upkeep of the homes as required.
  • Assist in any compilation of statistical information as requested.
  • Upkeep of all office forms and all associated photocopying.
  • Upkeep of stock and processing of all stock and non-stock through the e-procurement
  • Switchboard duties.
  • Facilitation of all internal and external audits of residential homes. Assisting in the implementation and review of any/all audit recommendations.

Essential Criteria:

1. Four GCSE's including English Language (Grades A - C) or equivalent


Have one year's relevant experience.


NVQ Level 11 Administration

2. RSA Stage 11 Word Processing (Parts 1 & 2) OR Equivalent

3. Current full driving licence and access to a car on appointment

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, and Kathryn or a member of the team will be in contact to confirm if you have been shortlisted.

Successful candidates may need to apply for an Access NI Certificate with Grafton Recruitment regardless if you already have a valid certificate. It will be a cost of between £18 - £33 depending on clearance level.


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