Waltham Forest are looking to recruit undergraduate Environmental Health students to join our new 2-year work placement programmes.
Work placements are available on full and part time basis to students currently studying or having completed a degree in Environmental Health.
Successful applicants will gain experience shadowing Council Officers carrying out a range of interventions and duties in key areas of Housing and food safety. Assisting Council officers during routine inspections and carrying out administrative activities supporting the Environmental Health team.
Waltham Forest will provide a mentor to support the development of a professional portfolio and CIEH project as well as offering essential practice in the skills needed for CIEH assessments and final interview. Committed applicants only.
Renumeration is on a pro-rata basis. ( Undergraduate programme level Sc5 ; postgraduate PO1-PO2 )
About Waltham Forest
The London Borough of Waltham Forest is fiercely ambitious. We want to make sure each and every one of our residents enjoys a quality life in London. The council has an attractive range of staff benefits including flexible working options.
Join our plans for growth
We have a hugely ambitious growth agenda and pride ourselves on being forward thinking and an organisation that sets high expectations. We are working with partners to secure investment in making our borough a better place, are progressing with plans to build 12,000 new homes by 2020, and have an ambitious £5million digital programme, with more investment to come.
Be part of the vision and the future
Our aim is that every single Waltham Forest resident enjoys a good quality life. We have a no-nonsense approach to getting things done and are embarking on a new phase in our transformation where three key priorities will underpin our ‘Creating Futures’ strategy:
- Keep Waltham Forest clean and safe
- Ensure a decent roof over residents’ heads
- Improve residents’ life chances.