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Clerical or Administrative Assistant

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Clerical or administrative assistants do a wide range of office work. They assist more senior members of staff with a variety of different tasks.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for clerical or administrative assistants in Scotland tend to be around £13,500 a year. This may rise to £22,000 a year with experience.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2018
60758
1.6 %
RISE
2023
61754
  United Kingdom
2018
737021
2.3 %
RISE
2023
753892

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What Does it Take?

You should be:

Training

Getting On

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Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Skills CFA
Tel: 01536 738631
E-mail: info@instructus.org
Website: http://www.skillscfa.org
Twitter: @SkillsCFA

SkillsCFA is a registered charity promoting skills and qualifications in the workplace. Its work also involves apprenticeships and training programmes across the UK for a whole range of business skills.

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