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Admin Officer (AO) - Kingston Crown Court.

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Admin & Secretarial

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £13.98 per hour + Holiday and Pension

  • Contact:

    London Public Sector Branch

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

Admin Officer
Contract: November 2024
Salary: £12.09 per hour AWR 12 Weeks £13.98 per hour
Location: Kingston, Outer London
5 day`s work setting

This is a temporary contract role until November 2024 for Admin officer`s role with an immediate start date (Compliance dependant) for a six month duration with a possible extension offering 5 days in office work setting and a London location. (Kingston)

Job Description:

This is a brilliant opportunity for candidates to work as an admin officer on behalf of our client.Kingston County Court as an, Administrative Officer responsibilities, preparing reports, and maintaining appropriate filing systems. The ideal candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to organise their work using tools, like MS Excel and office equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

" Preparing papers and files for court, tribunals, hearings and meetings
" Producing court/tribunal documents
" General photocopying and filing
" Creating and updating records on in-house computer system and data input
Post opening and dispatch
" Booking, preparing and organising meeting rooms, supporting training courses and other group
" Preparing meeting agenda, joining instructions, handouts etc

" Standard letters and correspondence, minutes, notes, reports, submissions etc, according to guidelines and instructions

" Clerking civil and family courts, tribunals and hearings, ensuring papers and materials are available and up to date
" Assisting court users, supporting listing and rota management, checking files
" Contacting relevant parties, scheduling, serving court documents, executing a range of warrants, collecting
" fines and fees etc, including the use of chip and pin
" Handling counter (face to face), written and telephone enquiries
" To work as a team to ensure TIB (Team Information Board) meetings are relevant, timely and productive
" To work as a team to problem solve, to assess the impact of new SOPS, to contribute to small projects
" To undertake ad hoc roles within the band such as Jury Bailiff Officer, L+D Co-coordinator, H+S roles

Processing Casework
" Including standard documentation and information, court orders, claims, fines and fees, legal aid
" Resulting courts accurately, interpreting accurately the information required on a court file
" To work to workload targets in terms of throughput and accuracy

Checking and Verifying
" Documents, records, accounts, claims and returns for approval, results, statistics, plans etc. against criteria, regulations or procedures
" Ensuring compliance and administration documentation meet quality standards

Role holders may be required to cross check and validate work completed by colleagues

Collecting and Assembling Information
" For returns, results, accounts, statements, warrants, statistical analysis, reports etc

" Work may require interpretation of source materials, preparation of bundles, chasing
" Role holders will need to modify and adjust information and make decisions to allow work to be completed
" Role holders will need to collect and assemble information to prepare for and run the daily TIB meeting, as required

Undertaking Calculations
" Produce basic statistical analysis reports and where required, process financial information
" Checking the work of others, updating records, assessing the value of goods and/or property, reconciling accounts, preparing invoices, information gathering and running straightforward reports.
" Spending limited sums of money on behalf of an office or unit

" Calculate the anticipated numbers of Jurors to be called and manage the numbers to be as efficient as possible

At Brook Street, we believe that by harnessing diversity of thought and experience across our company, exceptional things happen. We continually strive for a highly diverse workforce and an inclusive culture where everyone feels valued, listened to and able to discover their personal best.

Brook Street is a Disability Confident Leader, and we have also hold Gold Award status from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.

Our supply of Contingent Workers to the Public Sector Resourcing Framework (PSR) has driven us to take further steps in supporting candidates with disabilities or veterans. Through our Guaranteed Interview Scheme, we offer candidates with disabilities and veteran who meet the stipulated criteria for the role, a guaranteed interview with a PSR Sourcer.

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