The EIS is Scotland's largest and most influential trade union and professional organisation for teachers and lecturers, with over 60,000 members working in all education sectors.
With such a large and diverse membership, and as an organisation that is strongly active across many areas of Scottish Education, we rely on high quality administrative support.
We are currently seeking a full time Administrative Assistant to join our busy Education & Equality Department.
The successful candidate will be responsible for administrative work relating to the national Education Committee and its sub-committees, and certain national Networks. They will also provide assistance to the Professional Learning Co-ordinators in relation to the administration of professional learning events and activities for EIS members, and will have responsibility for maintaining relevant areas of the EIS website.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a high standard of communication skills, commitment to team working, close attention to detail, and expertise in using Microsoft Office.
Benefits include a final salary superannuation scheme and 23 days’ (rising to 32) annual leave plus 14 days’ public holidays. This is a full time position based in our headquarters in Edinburgh with some permanent provision for working flexibly soon to be available.
The closing date for applications is Friday 28th January 2022. Previous applicants need not re-apply. CVs will not be considered. Please send completed application forms by email to Lisa Butchart or by post to The Educational Institute of Scotland, 46 Moray Place, Edinburgh, EH5 6BH.