Camden is focused on creating the conditions for people to lead high quality and fulfilling lives. We are committed to delivering frontline services in an efficient and professional manner reaffirming our responsibility to quality of life for our communities.
We have been successful in securing funding through the MHCLG Controlling Migration Fund. We are seeking an operations manager to lead on delivering the project objectives of addressing rogue landlords and letting agents within Camden exploiting migrant tenants living in unlicensed and dangerous HMOs. The role will require you to manage a small multi-disciplinary team of staff, leading on monitoring progress and reporting outcomes. The role will require you to lead on case investigations, serve notices, take prosecutions and other high level interventions and provide professional advice and guidance to officers, members and other services, ensuring the delivery of the project outcomes
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.
To be considered for this vacancy it is essential for the post holder to hold BSc/MSc or Diploma in Environmental Health and hold the EHRB certificate of registration in Environmental Health. The successful candidate will possess excellent working knowledge/understanding of the legislative framework in relation to Private Sector Housing and experience in its application to casework. You will be able to demonstrate your involvement in managing, organising and coordinating cross-service projects, and identify how this has led to a successful outcome. The ideal candidate will have an organised approach to their own workload whilst dealing with conflicting priorities and a focus on delivering excellent customer service alongside extensive experience of working collaboratively with internal and external partners to identify innovative and creative approaches to the project objectives.
Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.
Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.
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Closing dates for applications: Saturday 1st June 2019
Interviews to be held: TBC
Please quote reference: 1900008O