RAF Families Federation – Evidence Assistant (Accommodation)


Salary: *£20,235 to £21,300 (*starting salary) pro rata
Hours of work: Part Time – 15 hours per week – Job Share
Location: Wittering

The role of the RAF Families Federation (RAF FF) is to provide an independent voice for serving RAF personnel and their families, to capture evidence of their views and to report to senior RAF and MoD staffs, and government ministers. It is a confidential service that relies upon the integrity and professionalism of its staff to deliver a Federation that is both credible and respected by all parties.

The Evidence Assistant (EA) is responsible to the Evidence Manager, for the day-to-day management of the Federation’s evidence. In particular, the Evidence Assistant will amongst other duties; receive and record issues fed in to the RAF FF from various media – the Internet, telephone calls and personal contacts. The EA will also enter data into the databases accurately and in a timely manner and provide monthly reports from the database detailing all issues worked on.

The role is to provide specialist advice and support to serving RAF personnel, whether single or married – and their families – on all accommodation and housing-related issues, and to a lesser extent on general welfare, terms and conditions of service and financial issues.

The ideal candidate will have a detailed understanding of the RAF lifestyle and its impact on serving members and their families. They will have – or be able to demonstrate that they can develop – an understanding of the current management, regulations and policy surrounding Accommodation and Housing provided to RAF personnel. They should have good written and oral communication skills, and enjoy working in a supportive and cohesive team.

We offer an attractive benefits package including 10% employer pension contribution, 36 days of holiday pro-rata per annum and excellent further development opportunities.
A clean driving licence is an essential requirement for this role.

If you are interested please call the HR team at the RAF Association on 0116 268 8754 or email jobs@rafa.org.uk for an information pack, which is also available to download below. To apply, you should fill in the application form in the information pack and send it to jobs@rafa.org.uk.

No agencies or CVs please.

The closing date for all applications is 28 February.
Interviews will be held on 5 March.

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