Vacancy Details

Centre Assistant

Elmbridge Borough Council
23,246-24,968 (pro rata)
The Walton Centre for the Community, Manor Road, Walton on Thames, Surrey, KT12 2PB
Working Pattern:
Part Time
18 hours per week. Monday-Friday between 9am – 4pm.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
16/02/2024 at 12:00
Elmbridge Borough Council

Centre Assistant

Community Services

Hours: 18 hours per week. Between the hours of 9am – 4pm Monday - Friday

Can you offer a smile and a caring, cheery attitude to our customers as you support them to make the most of and enjoy the activities and services offered by our Walton Centre for the Community? Would you like to spend time with a group of dedicated and inspiring people? Can you work five days a week supporting a variety of people in the community? If the answer to these questions is ‘yes’, then we may have a role for you!

Working with an energetic and dedicated team, you will be supporting our community to enjoy social activities and to promote health and wellbeing. You will help to create a welcoming space for socialisation, refreshments and enabling an active and enjoyable time as clients benefit from the services available at our Walton Centre for the Community. You will be one of the people bringing a smile, a laugh and even comfort to our older and more vulnerable customers.

Elmbridge Borough Council pride ourselves on our commitment to our community and we are proud of the support we bring to all of our residents through the Community Services team. This group of committed and inspiring individuals come together to offer our residents a huge variety of care and support. For example,

  • Meals on wheels
  • Community transport
  • Dementia Services
  • Working with partners to provide a venue for specialist groups and charities supporting those with a variety of health and wellbeing needs.

You can be part of this!

At the heart of this service are our seven Centres for the Community in Hersham, Walton-on-Thames, Weybridge, Thames Ditton, Cobham, Molesey and Claygate. Each of these centres are unique but they are connected by a determination to provide high quality services to older and vulnerable people in our community.

About the role

  • You will be working at our Walton Centre for the Community.
  • The job will be truly varied and as you might expect from the job title.
  • You will be in a great position to ensure that Walton Centre for the Community provides the best possible service to our customers.
  • You will have a good standard of education, be equally happy working in a team as on your own and you will understand the value the importance of customer service.

If you would like to know more, please call Jonny on 01932 247549 or pop into Walton Centre for the Community itself to meet the team and to find out more.

Closing date and time: 16th February 2024, 12 noon

Good luck!

Equal Opportunities

Elmbridge Borough Council - Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. If you require any adjustments to be able to engage in the recruitment process for this role, please let us know by emailing

How to apply

Please complete the online application and also upload your CV . Our applications can take up to 2hrs to complete but we have prepared some guidelines to help you with the application as it’s such an important part of the process.

To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed