Do you want to help to improve the lives of people in Rotherham? Can you manage multiple priorities whilst handling varied projects?  Can you work flexibly to explore opportunities for your colleagues and the people we support?

Voluntary Action Rotherham (VAR) is the lead body for supporting, developing and promoting the voluntary and community sector in the Rotherham Borough. Our role is to support and develop effective action to bring about positive change in the lives of individuals and communities in the local area.

As Support Officer (Premises and Services), you will be responsible co-ordinating all administration and maintenance requirements for VAR’s premises, as well as providing administration support to various activities of VAR including Human Resources (HR), project teams and reception.  You will also be responsible for line managing VAR’s small team of Housekeepers, ensuring the premises are kept clean and safe.  Being a key holder with some responsibility for security of the building will form part of this role.

As well as being able to undertake the different duties required, the successful candidate must be able to work alone or as part of a small team, communicate effectively with users of the building and have an understanding of health and safety procedures.  The ability to prioritise and manage workload whilst maintaining a flexible approach to respond to urgent requests will be a key requisite of the successful candidate.

Interviews for this role will take place on Thursday 1 September 2022 at The Spectrum, Coke Hill, Rotherham, S60 2HX.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please either complete a VAR Application Form via the VAR website or send your CV and a covering letter to: Andrea Cox, HR Advisor, Voluntary Action Rotherham, The Spectrum, Coke Hill, Rotherham, S60 2HX or email to: by 5pm on the closing date.

For an informal chat regarding this role, please contact Jake Sinetos or Andrea Cox on 01709 829821 or email

Voluntary Action Rotherham
37 hours a week
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, August 23, 2022