Community Safety Officer

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£29,055 - £30,756
09 Jan 2019
25 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Charnwood Borough sits within the three cities of Leicester, Nottingham and Derby. One third of the 167,000 population live in the thriving university town of Loughborough, with most of the remaining two thirds within the small towns and villages of the Wolds, the Soar and Wreake Valleys, Charnwood Forest and on the edge of Leicester.

Community Safety Officer (A019)

Grade S02 (SCP 32 – 34) £29,055 - £30,756 plus Essential Car User Allowance.

Full time, fixed term, (initially 9 months – but may be extended to 12 months) in the Community Safety Team.

An opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated individual who is outcome and partnership focussed, with a passion for improving community safety and reducing crime and disorder.

We are looking for someone who has proven experience in this field of work and who has a good knowledge and understanding of legislation relating to community safety. You will be responsible for developing crime and disorder reduction strategies; identifying and supporting the most vulnerable in our communities and for improving community confidence, engagement and cohesion.

You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and possess the ability to effectively plan and organise your workload. Creative problem solving skills will be an integral part of your working practices and the ability to make robust decisions is essential. You will deliver and co-ordinate the Charnwood Community Safety Partnership Plan, co-ordinate service delivery and develop and maintain positive relationships with partners and agencies to ensure a multi-agency approach to reducing crime and disorder. You will be committed to meeting the needs of and improving outcomes for our residents and be focussed on excellent customer service.

The successful candidate for post A019 will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Closing date: Friday, 25 January 2019

Interview dates: Thursday, 7 February and Tuesday 12 February 2019