Project Administrator (Education)

Department: Education
Location: Portland Place, London
Salary: 21,500 - 22,575
Job Advert Description:

Department: Education
Location: Portland Place, London
Salary: £21,500 - £22,575
Fixed term contract until March 2019

We are seeking a hardworking and organised individual to join our Education department as a Project Administrator.

The Role

This is an exciting role that will provide administrative support to education projects aimed at improving physics teaching through providing CPD to teachers and support to schools.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing administrative support to education projects
  • Providing support with managing events and meetings
  • Acting as assistant community manager for the TalkPhysics website
  • Supporting the IOP education department and engage with the wider community of physics teachers

Further roles and responsibilities are listed in the job description.

The Person

We are looking for an experienced administrator to join our education department to help assist with a few of our projects and their objectives. You will be able to present reports in a professional format and will have the ability to work flexibly, across multiple priorities and/or with staff across the United Kingdom and Ireland.

You will be a team player and be extremely dependable, but will be able to work independently as well. You will be driven and focussed on completing work to a high standard. You will have brilliant customer service skills and great interpersonal skills.

You will be computer literate, with a proficiency in MS Office.

Why Work With Us?

We are a charitable membership organisation with a worldwide membership from enthusiastic amateurs to those at the top of their sector in academia, business, education and government.

Our purpose is to gather, inspire, guide, represent and celebrate all who share a passion for physics. And, in our role as a charity, we’re here to ensure that physics delivers on its exceptional potential to benefit society.

This is an exciting time to join the team in our central London office.  As we move into the next phase of our five-year strategy, which will include our move to the heart of the redevelopment in King’s Cross, close to partners such as Wellcome and Google, we are seeking new talent to help us create a contemporary organisation that is fit for the future.

In addition to a competitive salary and professional development opportunities, we offer employees a comprehensive benefits package including an excellent pension scheme, private medical insurance and generous annual leave. We also offer a range of other benefits including childcare vouchers, gym membership and interest free season ticket loans.

For further information on this role and to apply please visit the IOP Jobs website.

Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: £21,500 - £22,575
Grade: D

The Institute of Physics is an equal opportunities employer. We request no contact from agencies or media sales.


Closing date for applications: Thursday 1 March 2018 Interviews to be held: Friday 9 March 2018

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