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Our vision is world-class education for Wales. Our mission is to demonstrate the value of further education to all learners, society and the economy. We pride ourselves on providing high quality services to our stakeholders. But we can only do this with the commitment and hard work of our excellent team of staff.

ColegauCymru comprises of a small team of enthusiastic and skilled individuals and the organisation has extensive experience in the further education sector in Wales.

Executive Assistant

Contract Type: Full time, permanent (Job-share considered)
Salary: £25,567-£28,237, pro rata
Location: A combination of office (Cardiff) and home-based working 
Closing Date: 16 October 2023

Overview of Role
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to take on an exciting and challenging Executive Assistant role in the further education and work-based learning sector.

Working closely the Office and Governance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the internal business administration and supporting the Chief Executive, SMT members, sub-committees, and the Office and Governance Manager.

This role will provide a high standard of customer care dealing with the full range of stakeholders, telephone and email enquiries. The role will also include supporting colleagues with the delivery and administration of our various committee meetings. We’re looking for a candidate with a can-do attitude and with good attention to detail. 

This is hybrid role and will require the successful candidate to work from the ColegauCymru offices in Cardiff and at various college and sector locations, so the ability to commute is essential. Willingness to travel across Wales, within the UK and occasionally internationally, and work outside of normal working hours may also be required.

Executive Assistant - Job Description

Working for ColegauCymru - Additional Relevant Information

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Apply for this Position
We welcome applications in Welsh or in English. Applications in Welsh will not be treated any less favourably than English Applications.

Applications should be submitted by email to

Closing Date
The closing date for this vacancy is 12.00pm on 16 October 2023.

Interviews will be held on 23 October 2023.

Please note that the successful candidate may be subject to a DBS disclosure check.


To find out more about jobs in the sector, please visit Educators Wales

Whether you’re looking to take the first step or you're moving on to the next stage in your education career, Educators Wales is the place for you to access information, training and career opportunities to get you there. 

No matter where you are on your journey, Educators Wales can help you become the best educator you can be and inspire the next generation of learners in Wales.

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