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Environmental Health Team Manager (Home Assistance)

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Joint Environmental Health Service

Environmental Health Team Manager (Home Assistance)

• Salary/Grade: Grade 13 SCP 34-37 £42,403 to £45,441 per annum pro-rata (2024/25 pay award pending)

• Hours/Days: 22.12 hours per week / 3 days per week

• Contract Type: Permanent

• Location: NEDDC, Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, S42 6NG with Agile Working arrangement

• Closing Date: 30th June 2024

• Interview Date: To be Confirmed

Job Details and Requirements

Are you an ambitious Environmental Health professional looking for both a fresh career challenge and a great quality of life?

About Us

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced or aspiring Team Manager to join our successful and friendly Joint Environmental Health Service which delivers services across the semi-rural districts of both Bolsover and North East Derbyshire District Councils. We work flexibly across both districts and the Service has fully embraced hybrid and mobile working and is further investing in technology to support new ways of working. About You You will lead the team and, in doing so, bring experience and enthusiasm, set a good example in terms of conduct and behaviours whilst motivating, supervising and supporting staff. You will deal with appraisals, training, disciplinary issues, setting of targets and objectives and monitoring performance. You will need a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes.

The Team

As the manager of the Home Assistance Team, reporting to an Environmental Health Service Manager, you will lead and support a team of officers delivering support to our most vulnerable residents. This is a team providing a range of frontline services including the delivery of disabled facilities grants, affordable warmth and energy advice, advice and support on housing matters as well as the community outreach service, which provides support for maximising income and helping respond to the cost of living crisis. With a genuine Council wide ‘One Team’ culture, together we help shape and contribute to high-quality service delivery across Bolsover and North East Derbyshire. We strongly believe in investing in our staff and supporting personal development. This opportunity would suit an ambitious individual seeking to gain team management and leadership experience relevant to future career advancement.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Essential car user allowance
  • 30 days annual leave (rising to 35 after 5 years service), plus bank holidays and a Christmas close down
  • Flexible and agile working arrangements
  • Generous local government pension scheme
  • Free parking at Council offices
  • Discounted leisure services
  • Contact and additional information

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Samantha Bentley (Service Manager) on (01246) 217841, samantha.bentley@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk or Ken Eastwood (Assistant Director) on 078500 49487 ken.eastwood@nederbyshire.gov.uk.

Application Pack 

If you are interested in this post, please apply using the online application on our dedicated webpage on Derbyshire Jobs at: North East Derbyshire District Council Vacancies or via Derbyshire - Jobs and Careers by clicking ‘Apply for this job’ and creating an account. You can save your progress and exit the application at any time, coming back to it at a later stage to complete and submit your application. Please read the Guidance Notes provided before completing any application and please note that CV’s will not be accepted.

If you do not have internet access, you can request an offline application pack by contacting North East Derbyshire District Council on (01246) 231111 or emailing: human.resources@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please note the Council only consider applications from candidates eligible to work in the UK and who possess a current work permit appropriate to the job role advertised.

If you have not received any communication within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and we thank you for your interest in the job role

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