Job vacancy: Careers Hub Support Officer (SYMCA)

Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract: Fixed Term to 31 August 2022
Salary: £22,183 – £24,491 per annum
Head office: Sheffield

The South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority (SYMCA) brings together the local authorities of Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield and the private sector through the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). These bodies together serve the communities and businesses of South Yorkshire. From transport to housing, from business growth to skills, the SYMCA has a great story to tell. We have ambitions to deliver recovery and renewal for people, businesses and
places across South Yorkshire after the COVID pandemic.

Are you a strong, highly organised administrator who would enjoy the challenge of providing a comprehensive and efficient operational support service to the Education, Skills and Employability team within South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority ?

We are seeking a Careers Hub Support Officer who will carry out a variety of administrative tasks including the production of meeting minutes, emails and reporting documents to support the South Yorkshire Careers Hub and wider team. Working closely with the Careers & Enterprise Company (CEC), you will provide a key link for sharing information including the updated Enterprise Adviser Network register, collating and presenting data on the achievements of the South Yorkshire Careers Hub and progress against targets, whilst ensuring that information is
accurate and stored in line with Data Protection and GDPR policies and procedures.

You will assist the team to proactively engage with businesses, employers and wider education business link organisations to provide information, advice and guidance as appropriate, maintain working relationships with key intermediary partners and Local Authority delivery teams.
In return, we offer a competitive salary, access to a Local Government Pension Scheme and the chance to be part of an organisation where you can really make a difference. Located in a vibrant city centre location, we are well-placed for transport links and encourage employees to take advantage of a range of benefits, including active travel facilities.
We believe in a healthy work/life balance.

For further information, or to arrange an informal discussion about the role, please email

How to apply

Please apply online at recruitment or email to request an application pack or alternatively call our 24 hour recruitment line on 0114 2211 223

Applications no later than: 9am on Monday 06 December 2021

Interviews will take place: Tuesday 14 December 2021

In your application, set out how you meet the essential experience, knowledge and skills needed to fulfil the post, providing clear and real examples, briefly setting our your role within these and the outcome of your actions. Completed applications should be emailed to

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This role is co-funded by the Careers & Enterprise Council