Assistant Project Officer.3247
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A starting salary of £22,183 - £24,491
Building Maintenance / Caretaking
"Assistant Project Officer The Council Northumberland County Council operates a range of services across one of the largest counties in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate. For further information about working for Northumberland County Council, please click here: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working The Service NCC operates 5 children’s homes including a national secure children home with education. Overall the service employs 130 care staff and 30 support services staff across the 5 sites. Our Homes accommodate 25 young people aged 6 - 17, our main aim is to offer an exceptional family focused caring environment where children and young people can feel safe and excelled in their abilities and futures. The service is regularly inspected by Ofsted, currently our homes are rated as Outstanding or Good with outstanding leadership and management. It is crucial that everyone in our team is committed to the best safe care of our young people. The Role To undertake internal and external building maintenance repairs, specifically joinery repairs to the highest standard. To assess and undertake repairs of all NCC residential Childrens Homes buildings and other premises. To work with contractors in completing the critical works and monitor progress and outcomes. To assist in leading projects, including developments of Building Maintenance, Security and Building Management. Estate management, build project, refurbishment and Health & Safety. You must have City & Guilds level 3 in Joinery or equivalent, a broad knowledge of building construction. For further information about the role or an informal chat, please contact Katie Morrison on 01670 785900. For further information please download the relevant Job Description We are offering - A starting salary of £22,183 - £24,491 - Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (or other pension scheme) - A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision. - There is a further payment for Single Premium Rate for unsociable working hours including weekends. https://www.northumberland.gov.uk//getmedia/1c92f422-07c5-4080-a16a-7d13126446c3/Leadership-Pledge-Flier.aspx https://www.northumberland.gov.uk//getmedia/4fcee267-8075-4490-8c4f-b61e8188c137/3247-Assistant-Project-Officer-doc.aspx Northumberland County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We recognise the difficulties that transgender applicants in particular may face during a recruitment process; any concerns regarding the process can be discussed with Jag Stockham (Trans HR Support Officer) on 01670 623 130 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . We operate a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. All"