Temporary Office Assistant

  • Location
    Blaydon-On-Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 9.5 - £ 12 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

Are you seeking interim/temporary work with an immediate start? Office Angels are currently supporting a variety of clients with various, interim opportunities across the South Tyneside, Sunderland and Gateshead areas.

Due to increased volumes we are urgently considering candidates who are available immediately and are committed to covering assignments on a short or long term, temporary basis. Assignments can vary from one day reception cover, to part-time or on-going, rolling contracts full time, depending on what you are looking for.

We recruit for all office professional roles, generally across Administration, Reception, Customer Service, PA/EA, Office Management, Marketing, HR, and Finance Professionals.

  • Start date: ASAP

  • Hourly rate: Between £9.50 - £12 per hour, depending on experience

  • Working hours: Monday - Friday, hours can vary between part and full time

  • Various locations

Temporary work is an ideal way of exploring different job roles and industries. It's also gives you control of your own work/life balance.


  • Switchboard and customer service experience

  • Good communication skills both written and verbal

  • Computer literate

  • The ability to pick up tasks quickly and efficiently

  • Polite and professional manner

  • Good basic administration skills

Skills, experience, and attributes required:

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Outlook and Excel

  • Front of house experience is desirable

  • Customer service experience

  • Excellent administration skills

  • Professional telephone manner and communication skills

  • High level of organisational and time management skills

  • Ability to work as both a team member and in a stand-alone position

  • Strong initiative and proactive working manner

Next Steps:

    • Please apply today with your up-to-date CV and contact details

Why be an Office Angels Temp? Here are just some of the benefits you can expect when you become part of the Office Angels team:

  • Competitive salary

  • Weekly Pay - Pay day is a Friday!

  • 28 days annual leave

  • Dedicated consultant to support your job search

  • First opportunity to see permanent positions

  • Access to free eye care vouchers

  • Temp of the Month awards

  • Timesheets can be completed on mobile devices

  • Perks at work and discount schemes

  • Access to Well-being platforms

  • Agency dedicated to Office roles

  • Recommend a friend incentive

  • Temp of the month awards

About Office Angels

Office Angels is the market - leading provider of temporary and permanent office professional roles across the UK - from PA's and secretaries to finance and HR.

We develop supportive relationships with our many valued clients, understanding their unique business requirements and pinpointing the ideal fit for their company.

To apply

For more information and to apply, please click the 'apply' button

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lori Holtham