Business Support Officer – Adult Learning Work with Cumbria County Council

Do you have business support expertise and enthusiasm?

Apply below to join our friendly team who support the delivery of our adult education courses in Copeland.

We are looking for a Business Support Officer with good organizational, planning, communication and digital skills to join our Adult Learning Support team in Copeland. We offer a wide range of subjects for our learners, and the right candidate will continue to support our department to provide excellent customer service both internally and externally.

Adult learning rated Good by Ofsted in our last inspection is now well on its way to becoming an outstanding provider. Our service is focused on benefits that transform the lives of our most disadvantaged communities, improve employment opportunities and meet the needs of local employers.

About the role

The successful candidate will provide business support for the Copeland Center. You will work with your line manager and other staff such as a community development worker and tutors within the center team.

Who are we looking for

The ideal candidate will be positive, flexible and enthusiastic, with the ability to provide a high level business support service. You will need to have good numerical skills, be able to meet deadlines and have excellent attention to detail.

It’s an incredibly rewarding role within a friendly and supportive team. For more information on this role, please contact Liam Darby on

What can we offer you

Cumbria County Council is a modern and dynamic workplace offering a range of benefits including:

*Excellent training and development offerings

* Flexible work opportunities

*Possibility to join local government pension scheme

*Enhance your pension with additional voluntary cost-shared contributions (facilitated by AVC Wise)

* Various benefit and discount programs including money off your phone contract and local gyms

* Competitive pay rates

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Cumbria County Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all and work to promote an inclusive and supportive culture that values ​​and celebrates our differences.

As a Disability Confident Employer, applicants with disabilities who meet the essential criteria for this position are guaranteed an interview.

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