Head of Administration - Loch Eil

Head of Administration

Head of Administration

Location: Loch Eil, Fort William.
£25,790 - £34,541 plus benefits.
Hours of work
37.5 hours per week.
Reporting to
: Head of Centre.
: Permanent.

If you have great organisational and administrative skills, are a decision maker, problem solver, with a ‘can do’ attitude, and enjoy a wide variety of responsibilities, in a fun, fast-paced environment, this is the job for you!

The Head of Administration reports to the Head of Centre and is responsible for providing day to day and strategic leadership and management in all aspects of administrative functions, which includes:

  • Financial control and procedures (budget of £2.7M)
  • HR advice and administrative support in line with The Trust’s HR policies and procedures
  • Providing executive level support to the Head of Centre
  • Being a proactive member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT)
  • Leading, managing, and supervising the Centres administration team.

Our Loch Eil Centre is based in the Scottish Highlands and is one of six residential centres in the UK. Loch Eil can accommodate up to 120 young people at any one time. The Loch Eil Centre is ideally located to access the wider adventures on offer in the “Outdoor Capital of the UK” and beyond.

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To apply for this job please send a covering letter of not more than 2 sides of A4, explaining your fit to the job description and the person specification, together with an up to date CV by 0900 Monday 23 October 2023 to: David Exeter, Head of Centre, david.exeter@outwardbound.org.uk.

Interviews will be held in person at Loch Eil on Tuesday 7th November for shortlisted candidates.

If you have any queries regarding the information supplied or the recruitment process please contact, David either by email as above or telephone: 07767 824850.