(Lightbulb Disabled Facilities Grant)
£18,426 to £19,171 per annum, pro rata
30 hours per week,
Fixed term contract for two years
Lightbulb is a partnership programme supported by the seven District Councils in Leicestershire and Leicestershire County Council. It brings together a range of practical housing support into a single point of access or referral. The overall ambition is to maximise the contribution that housing support can play in keeping vulnerable people independent in their homes.
The Administrative Assistant role will provide a full range of administrative support to the Lightbulb Teams. This includes inputting and processing Disabled Facilities applications.
You will have knowledge of customer care and ideally some experience of working within the housing, health or social care environment. You will have the ability to deal with vulnerable people including being able to communicate with them regarding sensitive issues.
The successful candidate will have experience of working in a proactive way and taking responsibility for customer queries.
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview. You just need to let us know on the application form.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme, childcare vouchers and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the links below: Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Tara Bhaur, Lightbulb Service Manager on 0116 272 7687 for an informal discussion.
The Main Council Offices are in a lovely little village called Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 2727517.
Closing date: Midnight 27th August 2019
Interview date: 4th September 2019