Environmental Protection Team Leader

Tower Hamlets
£46,294 - £49,203
10 May 2019
28 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Environmental Protection Team Leader
Closing Date: 28th May 2019

Salary: PO6 - £46,294 - £49,203

Contract: Permanent/Fulltime

Reference Number: PLA00424

Role Purpose

The post holder will be responsible for managing the Environmental Protection Team. The scope of the Team includes reactive and proactive noise and vibration matters in relation to residential and commercial property, planning applications and acting as the responsible authority in relation to licensing concerns.  

The post holder will also contribute to setting up and overseeing the proposed out of hours service in relation to Environmental Health. This new service will cover all Environmental Health issues that need to be addressed outside normal working hours.  

The post holder will liaise with internal and external parties to ensure that a holistic approach is taken with regards to Environmental Health within its broadest sense across all work programmes.

The successful candidate will also assist with the mentoring of other staff across the Service.  

Key Responsibilities

 To deliver on the agreed service level agreements with external/internal parties and to deliver on those agreed action plans. 

To advise and mentor staff within in Team and across the Environmental Health and Trading Standards Service. 


 The successful individual will be an Environmental Health Practitioner registered with in Chartered Institute of Environmental (or equivalent) and have extensive experience across Environmental Health, ideally as a manager or a supervisor.

Additional Information

Please contact David Tolley, Head of Environmental Health and Trading Standards on 0207 364 6724 to discuss this opportunity in more detail.

Benefits and Allowances

The candidate will be able to take part within the Council's flexible  working arrangements and will benefit from the essential car user allowance or equivalent. 

Application Details

This post is open to the following types of applicants: Redeployees/ Internal/ External/ Agency

If this role is available to Internal employees only, this will include agency workers but does not include independent contractors or Skills Match trainees

All applications should be made via our online application system, no CV’s or alternative forms of applications are accepted.

Internal employees should apply via the council's Intranet. External applicants apply via the Council's website www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/careers

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