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Community Safety Delivery Officer.3631

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
15/09/2021
Advert End Date:
29/09/2021 23:59
Salary:
£20,092 - £21,748
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Fire and Rescue (Other roles)
Vacancy ID:
213104
Employment Location:
West Hartford Fire Station and H.Q.
Number of posts:
1
Closing date:
29 Sep
Further Information

Role: Community Safety Delivery Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: 37 per week
Salary: Band 4
Location: Based at West Hartford Community Fire Station

Do you want a challenging and rewarding career with real opportunities to change the lives of people in Northumberland, if you are dynamic, dedicated and enthusiastic then we want to hear from you.

Who is NCC?
World renowned as a visitor destination, Northumberland is also the ideal location to strike a perfect work/life balance. What better way of enjoying the picturesque scenery and stunning coastline than to sample it on an everyday basis?

Our Vision is: “To make Northumberland a county which you regard as a great place to live, and in which you can access the things you enjoy, whilst having the opportunity to learn and thrive”

Description:
The Community Safety Department is responsible for the delivery of a number of programmes aimed at keeping our communities safe and well by providing excellence and quality in all we deliver. We are now looking to recruit an enthusiastic Delivery Officer to join our highly successful team, completing Safe & Wellbeing Visits to provide fire safety advice to residents across Northumberland and supporting our wider prevention work when required.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a positive contribution to the health and well-being of communities and strengthen relationships between the fire and rescue service and the communities it serves. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the preparation, delivery and evaluation of our Safe & Wellbeing Programme, providing appropriate advice and guidance to a range of residents both in their homes and out in the community.

Candidates will need to demonstrate knowledge/understanding of working with diverse groups of people, have good communication skills, a flexible approach, and an ability to liaise effectively with people at all levels are essential.

Full details can be found in the attached job description

An Enhanced DBS check prior to appointment will be required.

We have some outstanding benefits to offer you, including:
- A starting salary of £20,092 (rising to £21,748)
- 25 days annual leave plus public and bank holidays (rising to 30 after 5 years of service)(pro-rata for part-time employees)
- Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme
- Flexi scheme applicable to majority of roles
- Local government discount schemes available to all employees with offers at local businesses along with various national brands

Closing date for applications will be midnight on 29th September 2021

For guidance on completing your application and for information about our Equality and Diversity principles, please see attached notes

We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We operate a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. If you wish to notify us of your eligibility for this scheme please email hrrecruitment@northumberland.gov.uk with your name and the job title you have applied for and one of the recruitment team will ensure this is factored in the shortlisting process and kept anonymous. If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend an interview please also let the team know.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Although we advertise on North East Jobs, your application process will be directed to our Taleo system. Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with Taleo, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘hr-empty@invalidemail.com’ as you will not be notified by any other means.