Community Engagement Officer

Location
Warndon Depot, Pershore Lane, Worcester WR4 0AA
Salary
£17,875 to £21,039 per annum
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
06 Jun 2017
Job Ref
WCTY000000342
Job Type
Community safety
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Flexible hours
Hours
Full-Time

Salary: OPS2 £17,875 - £21,039 per annum

Fixed Contract until March 2018

A fixed term position is available from June 2017 to March 2018 within the Community Engagement team for Worcester City Council’s Cleaner and Greener City Services.  We are looking for someone who has either experience or transferable skills in supporting and enable community participation and partnership working with specific interest in Community Safety.

 

You will be responsible for collating and interpreting information from many sources; organising it in a way that fits in with the South Worcestershire Community Safety Partnership and Safer Worcester group.  You will be required to respond to enquiries and work with partner organisations in order to support the needs of the community, especially in relation to community safety.

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, hard working and able to work unsupervised and within a team. You will be able to link with partner organisations and communicate with members of the public. We would prefer candidates with knowledge/experience of our services, especially in regards to Community Safety and be able work with the community/schools.  We would prefer someone with a current first aid certificate.

Interviews will be held on 21st June 2017

Unfortunately we are unable to pay for travel or any expenses you incur by attending the interview. 

We offer the opportunity for continuous professional developement, flexitime, a defined benefit pension scheme and discounted use of Council-run sports facilities. 

If you would like to discuss the position before applying, please contact Warwick Neale, Community Engagement Team Manager on 01905 752971 or email warwick.neale@worcester.gov.uk.

Supporting documents
Job description and person specification
Work plan