Business Support Officer

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Part time
Application deadline: 
Sunday, 29 May, 2022 - 23:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Love, Amelia



22.5 hours per week - days to be agreed

£9.90 per hour (£19,047 per annum pro rata based on 37-hour week) Love, Amelia is an accredited Living Wage provider.

Fixed term for 6 months 


Love, Amelia is seeking to recruit a part-time Business Support Officer, to provide wrap around administrative support as well as customer service functions.

The ideal candidate for this role will be a genuine, friendly, and approachable person who is looking to develop and grow in a supportive environment.  We are looking for a person we can invest in and support to develop a meaningful and transferable skill set which will build on your already excellent organisational skills, your eye for detail, and your ability to take initiative.

Main Functions of the role

  • Provide reception support including handling phone calls, emails and visits
  • Complete administrative tasks for all areas of the charity, including data entry and basic analysis.
  • Support in the delivery and fulfilment of Love Amelia services and projects alongside other members of the team.
  • Connect with others to grow relationships with beneficiaries, services, and stakeholders.

Love, Amelia strives to create an inclusive team culture which is reflective of the diversity of the community we serve.  We are committed to making our recruitment process and roles accessible.  We encourage applications from people from a broad range of backgrounds and circumstances, including those who are underrepresented, or have lived experience of the challenges facing families we support.


About the organisation

Love, Amelia is a registered charity (1182062) supporting families experiencing poverty and hardship.  Since 2019, we have supported over 3,500 children by working to create a circular economy whereby we collect donations of new and preloved items and distribute to children who need them most.  The families we support are often facing extremely challenging situations such as poverty and unemployment, homelessness, victims of human trafficking and domestic abuse, and hardship related to the rising costs of living.

We strongly believe every child deserves equal opportunities and should have the essential items they need to grow up and thrive in a healthy environment. 
Our mission is to relieve poverty and suffering within families by providing the essentials for babies and children.
Our vision is for no baby or child to be without the essentials they need to be safe, happy and healthy.


How to apply

To apply for this role, please submit a completed application form to  Please reference your application as ‘Business Support Officer’.  Alternatively, you can post applications to Love, Amelia 3 Glaholm Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR1 2NX

Love, Amelia wants to meet the aims and commitments set out in its Equality policy.  This includes not discriminating under the Equality Act 2010 and building an accurate picture of the make-up of the workforce in encouraging equality and diversity.  Love, Amelia needs your help and co-operation to enable us to do this and ask you to complete the Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form and submitting alongside your application. Please note, completing this form is voluntary.

Closing date for this role is Sunday 29th May at 11pm

Interviews will be arranged with shortlisted applicants after the closing date.

Thank you for your interest in this role, we look forward to receiving your application.  If you have any queries regarding the process or the role, please contact us at