SSAFA – Gurkha Services Administrator (London)


£21,000 per annum pro rata
18.75 hours per week
Fixed term until end of August 2020
London, EC3R

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a part-time Gurkha Services Administrator in the Welfare Department at SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role

We are seeking a highly motivated administrative assistant to the Gurkha Services Manager to support services which will improve the welfare of ex-Forces Gurkhas, their families and communities. There are approximately 12,500 ex-Forces Gurkha families in the areas covered by around 20 SSAFA Branches. In support of the outreach to these communities, you will be a well organised, forward thinker, with a good eye for detail.


To carry out this role successfully you will have:

  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Ability to produce documents to a high standard
  • Experience of working with volunteers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills


SSAFA is one of the UK’s leading military charities, and has been here to provide lifelong support to our Forces and their families for 132 years. We provide practical, financial and emotional support and a range of specialist services for servicemen and women, ex-Forces, and their families. Every year we support around 67,000 people across the UK and in 12 countries around the world through our network of around 7,000 volunteers and professional staff.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

To apply, visit SSAFA’s website.


For further information

If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Roger Hardman on 020 7463 9255 for an informal discussion.

Closing date: Midnight on 15th August 2017

Interviews: Interview date to be confirmed.  If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to undertake an aptitude test as part of the selection process.

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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