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Business Support Officer (Administrator)

Part Time - 21.5 hours, Fixed Term 1 year (all year round)


BG8: £26,873 - £28,770 pro rata

Application closing date


Bristol Children’s Centres are unique places for children and families offering many varied opportunities for young children and their parents to learn and develop.


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Business Support Officer who is ready to take on a pivotal role in a vibrant and collaborative work environment.

We're seeking a proactive and detail orientated individual who can support internal multi-agency teams, colleagues, users of support services, the public and external stakeholders by using their skills and knowledge of unique specific business processes and purposes to support the smooth delivery of children centre services.


Please note that this role is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.


Why Bristol City Council?

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high-profile organisation. For the majority of our roles hybrid working arrangements are available, giving teams the opportunity to work in a way that suits them, balancing service need and individual choice - mixing both home and office working.

Join us and you’ll receive an excellent rewards package including membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition, you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

How do I apply?

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please apply via Jobs (, job reference: VAC005213.

To be shortlisted for interview you’ll need to demonstrate how you meet each of the essential criteria in the Person Specification within the Further Information section of your application. On occasion we will receive high numbers of applications, we may then shortlist against the desirable criteria along with the essential criteria, so if you can, please demonstrate how you meet this in your application.

It is Bristol City Council’s practice to request references for candidates that have been offered a job. However, if you are applying for a job that requires a Disclosure and Barring Service check then we will request your references once you have been invited to an interview.


For permanent Bristol City Council employees, this post will be a secondment.

For employees who are currently on a fixed term contract with Bristol City Council, the secondment must not extend beyond the end of the fixed term period to ensure there is a substantive post to return to.

If you are currently a casual worker or a member of an employment agency (currently working with Bristol City Council) this post will be a fixed term contract.


If you would like further information please contact Lucy Hudd on 0117 3532899.


At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the city we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community. We particularly welcome applications from Young people, Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic, Disabled, LGBTQ+ candidates who are currently under-represented within this Service of Bristol City Council. Appointments will be made on merit.

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