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DFG Officer - part time

Osborne Richardson
North Yorkshire
£35-£40PH Umbrella
Closing date
19 Jun 2023

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Technical / Scientific
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Details

Our client, based in North Yorkshire are looking for a DFG Officer to support the Disabled Facilities Grant (DFG) team in all aspects of the technical work for the District Council with a particular focus on Adaptations. This role is for 3 days per week.

You will be asked to carry a caseload of adaptations, including both Adults and Children, support the Senior technical Officer in all technical areas relating to DFG work as tasked, work closely with Occupational Therapists on adaptations, having a detailed understanding of adaptations to be able to provide guidance and support on what is technically possible, within the legislation and other policies and procedures.  You will also be asked to process adaptations cases including checking plans and costings, supervising work on site, assessing works for stage payments and ensuring all works comply with legislation, policy and procedure and Health and Safety, take the lead on Health and Safety matters in relation to the work of contractors on site (usually in the homes of vulnerable and disabled people), including but not restricted to asbestos, CDM etc and manage the postholder’s own workload with minimal supervision from the Senior Technical Officer.

This is a 3 month contract paying £35-£40PH Umbrella for 22 hours per week.


About Osborne Richardson

Osborne Richardson are the market leading provider of professional Environmental Health recruitment services throughout the UK and have been providing services to Local Authorities and the private sector for 30 years.

We are able to offer a range of staffing solutions from short term contract to longer term consultancy services, from 1 member of temporary staff to a whole team of Consultants or permanent appointments.

Clients value our honesty and integrity and we have worked in partnership to develop long standing relationships across our network that allow us to deliver a professional and reliable service.

For job seekers, our unrivalled technical knowledge and long standing connections to the environmental health profession allows us to offer unbiased and informed advice to those at all stages of their career whether working on a contract or permanent basis.

For more information about how we can help and to see all of our current opportunities please visit our website

Osborne Richardson

3rd Floor, 66-68 Margaret Street, London W1W 8SR

Tel 0207 580 1500






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