Assistant: Administration ( Air Traffic Control and Airport )

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant: Air Traffic Control & Airport Administration. The main purpose of this role is to work within the general direction of the Airport Manager acting as a focal point for the provision of administrative support to the Air Traffic Control and Airport.

The key areas relating to this post are to assist the Airport Manager and Air Traffic Control Officers by providing a range of day to day administrative and clerical duties including the completion and preparation of flight and meteorological information, answering phones, and processing invoices.

Part of the role will also be to provide out of hours on call air ground radio cover for emergency flights on a monthly rota basis.  Specific training will be provided for this part of the role.

Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

·         Eye care voucher scheme

·         Cycle To Work Scheme

·         Defined benefit pension scheme

·         Training and Development opportunities

·         Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements

·         Generous Holiday allowance

·         A free confidential and impartial counselling service

For an informal discussion please telephone Russ Schild on (01720) 424561 or email


Business Unit: 
Infrastructure and Planning
Part Time - Permanent
22 per week
£18,870 - £20,541 plus £2500 annual standby allowance pro rata per annum and £12.00 per On-Call Duty.
Closing Date: 
Friday, 22 March, 2019 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet
Job Applicant Privacy Notice
Recruitment and Selection Policy

Please submit completed applications to or:
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 0300 1234 105.