Based in our Dorchester Centre

22.5 hours per week, Tuesday to Thursday 9am – 5.30pm with the potential to increase to Full Time

Fixed Term Contract until 31st March 2023 (pending funding review)

Salary: minimum wage

STARS Dorset is an independent charity offering support to anyone affected by sexual violence and domestic abuse. We are experiencing a significant increase in demand for our specialist support services and are seeking to expand our Business Support Team to help support this growth.  As a member of our Business Support Team, you will provide office-based administrative support to ensure the effective delivery of our frontline services. This role would suit an experienced administrator or someone looking to develop skills in this area. Initially this post is offered on a part-time basis but may lead to additional hours during busy periods and increase to a full time post dependent on further funding being secured.

This is an exciting time to join us at STARS Dorset as we continue to grow and develop our services throughout Dorset. We are a supportive organisation providing opportunities to further develop your professional skills and knowledge as well as ongoing support through regular line management and clinical supervision.

We value the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.  Please note we do not accept CVs. 

STARS Dorset is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and acceptable references.   

For more information about our charity please visit  To learn more about this role please see the Job Description and Person Specification.

For further information about the role please contact Simone Gosden, Head of Operations [email protected].

CLOSING DATE:   Midday, Monday, 29th November 2022

INTERVIEWS:       Week commencing Monday 6th December

START DATE:        As soon as possible