Our Terms and Conditions of Employment is currently under review.
This post attracts an essential caruser allowance.
The post holder is able to take partin the Council's flexi time scheme.
TowerHamlets is a fascinating borough, a multi-cultural community steeped inhistory. The contrasts and challenges in Environmental Health Commercial workrange from the dozens of restaurants in the “Curry Capital” of Brick Lane, tothe high-tech corporate world-wide financial institutions in Canary Wharf,employing thousands of people using the Services that Environmental Healthis responsible for.
We are ableto offer a range of career opportunities for those that have obtaineda degree in Environmental Health or their Food Hygiene Premises Inspection registration or equivalent, toinspect food premises.
The Serviceoperates with two distinct areas comprising of health and safety specialistsand food safety specialists. We would like to keep these specialists but blurthe edges enabling staff to work across areas when the need arises.
We are ableto offer a 35 hour week with flexi-time, structured training opportunities (CPD), excellentsalaries an additional car user allowance, advisory and enforcement work anda minimum of 6 weeks paid leave a year
Youwill be responsible for a district covering all reactive and proactive foodhygiene/food standards issues and safety issues that may arise (depending on qualification)You will also be able to take part in broader Environmental Health projects as the need arises.
Appointment on the salary scale will be made according to qualifications held. This post is open to Environmental Health Officers and Food Safety Officers.A bar on the salary scale is in place for those with Food Safety qualifications only.