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Mobile Neighbourhood Operative

  • Employer: Barrow Borough Council
  • Reference: BBC/22/207222
  • Published: Fri 05/08/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 31/12/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary Scale 2-3 (from £18,887 per annum)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Barrow Borough Council, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, Cumbria

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, flexible individual to join a small team of Mobile Neighbourhood Operatives working within the Safe & Strong Communities Team.

The post is offered on a full-time basis of 37 hours per week worked Monday to Friday.

The postholder will provide a caretaking/cleaning service on all Council Housing estates and as required, across the borough.

Applicants must have effective organisational skills.  As a front facing role, the successful applicant will have excellent communication skills with awareness of the importance of good customer care.

You must be able to work on your own initiative, independently and work effectively as part of a small team.

The role involves manual work and will include some heavy lifting. 

A full and valid UK driving licence is essential. 

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide information in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement.

The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled in the Local Government Pension Scheme and will be required to obtain a Basic Disclosure.

For more information and an informal discussion about the position, ring Caroline Kendall, (Safe & Strong Communities Manager) on (01229) 876462.

To apply for this vacancy you need to complete an application form.  Please visit www.yourcumbriajobs.co.uk/recruiters/barrow.aspx to apply online.

 Any queries please contact the HR Department, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2LD on (01229) 876543 or e-mail hr@barrowbc.gov.uk.

This vacancy will close when a suitable applicant is appointed, or a high volume of suitable applications is received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.  Applications will be assessed within three weeks of receipt and shortlisted candidates will be contacted as soon as possible.  The situation will remain under review and the Authority reserves the right to withdraw the vacancy at any time.

 

The Council welcomes applications from people with disabilities and

from the minority ethnic community who are underrepresented within our workforce.

 

Being Disability Confident demonstrates that the Council is committed to the recruitment and retention of disabled people.  The Council is recognised as a Disability Confident Employer and will guarantee an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria for the job.

 

 

 

 

 

Barrow Borough Council is committed to protecting people’s privacy and complying with the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR (Regulation EU 2016/679).

 

Please use the following link to our website to view how we will

manage and process your personal data should you apply for this position:

https://www.barrowbc.gov.uk/about-the-council/data-protection-and-privacy-statement/

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  • Employer: Barrow Borough Council
  • Reference: BBC/22/207222
  • Published: Fri 05/08/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 31/12/2022, 12:04 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Salary Scale 2-3 (from £18,887 per annum)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Barrow Borough Council, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, Cumbria

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