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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 £14,000 a year. This may rise to £24,000 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
2019
58712
0.8 %
RISE
2024
59199
  United Kingdom
2019
740239
2 %
RISE
2024
754871

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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.

Instructus Skills
Tel: 01536 738631
E-mail: info@instructus.org
Website: https://www.instructus-skills.org
Twitter: @InstructusSkill

Instructus Skills (formerly Skills CFA) is the UK’s leading cross-sector apprenticeship authority and skills sector body. They ensure that apprentices learn the skills that employers need, from business skills to engineering to e-commerce.

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