£23,152 - £23,798


Wakefield District - Hybrid working with two days in the office per week


Up to 37 (flexible working welcomed)

End Date




We have an exciting prospect to join our Communications team as a Communications Support Assistant.  The role will be an integral part of ensuring our brand is consistently communicated across all our channels and services areas, through monitoring, formatting and standardising corporate documents. 

What you’ll be doing:

We’re looking for the right person to help us produce and format high quality, professional reports, presentations, letters and other information for the wider organisation using Adobe Acrobat and appropriate Microsoft Office programs.  You will help us ensure our brand is applied consistently by taking a proactive approach to brand monitoring.

You will be responsible for creating, co-ordinating and monitoring templates, ensuring that quality control is applied to a consistently high standard and meets business image both internally and externally.

What we’re looking for:

To join our Communications department, we’re looking for someone with:

  • a solid understanding of Microsoft Office, particularly Word, PowerPoint and Outlook;
  • experience of administration work;
  • effective organisational skills with a flexible approach to service delivery;
  • effective communications skills; and
  • a qualification at level 2 of the Regulated Qualifications Framework in Maths and English. 

For more details on what we’re looking for in this role, please see Job Description below.

For more information or an informal chat about this role, please contact Chris Robertson-Jones, Multimedia Officer at [email protected]. 

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset. As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 26 days holiday (rising to 31 over 5 years service) and statutory bank holidays;
  • an extra day off on your birthday;
  • generous employer pension contribution;
  • happy to talk flexible working, including options for reduced hours, compressed hours or other flexible working patterns;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • one day to take part in our Volunteering Scheme; and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

How to apply

  • Read the job description, person specification and guidance notes below.
  • Complete the supporting information form below with details of how you meet the person specification.
  • We also encourage you to provide your CV if you have one but please remove any information that identifies you (e.g. your name and address). 
  • Email your supporting information form, and CV if you have one, to [email protected] before the closing date. Applications close at midnight on the date specified at the top of this page.

What happens next? 

  • You'll receive an automatic reply to let you know we've received your application.
  • We'll then score all the applications against the person specification and contact you to let you know if we're inviting you to interview. 

If you have any questions, please contact our Recruitment Team on the email address above.