Post Ref: H317 - Senior Communities Officer (Violence and Domestic Abuse)

Post Ref: H317 - Senior Communities Officer (Violence and Domestic Abuse)

Salary: £27,001 - £28,587 per annum. Working 37 hrs per week.

Broxtowe Borough Council are looking to recruit an individual who has experience in:

  • Implementing a variety of projects simultaneously to reduce Domestic Abuse and Violence including Knife Crime
  • Working in a team and managing staff whilst also working closely with teams from other organisations
  • Working under pressure to deadlines and manage conflicting priorities from a variety of sources
  • Making considered decisions
  • Using a wide range of communication and personal skills to build excellent relationships and engage with agencies and all sectors of the community

The ideal candidate would be:

  • A passionate professional able to successfully produce, monitor and deliver action plans to improve the safety of residents across the borough
  • Enthusiastic, highly self-motivated and able to work in a team alongside managing staff
  • Able to work on their own initiative possessing good planning and organisational skills and demonstrating a practical approach to problem solving
  • Confident in representing the Council both locally and regionally in relation to Violence and Domestic Abuse
  • Able to effectively communicate with the general public, partner agencies and Members of the Council in a tactful and confident manner
  • Someone who keeps accurate records which are compliant with data protection and GDPR
  • Someone who represents our GREAT values and behaviours

 What you need to know:

Candidates must successfully undergo the vetting process by Nottinghamshire Police as the role is based within Police Stations.

You must be able to travel across the borough and county and work flexibly as out of hours work may be required based on service delivery needs.

You will be required to complete a test as part of the interview.

This is a re-advertisement, previous applicants need not apply.

If this sounds like an opportunity you’d be interested in, we look forward to hearing from you.

For an informal chat, please contact Marice Hawley Chief Communities Officer on 0115 917 7777

Expected interview date: Wednesday 22nd June 2022.

Please quote reference no: H317

Closing date: Wednesday 8 June 2022 at 5.00 pm

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Why join us?

The Council has five GREAT values which represent our standards and expectations of how we’ll work.

As a disability confident employer and an organisation that is committed to equal opportunities, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

The Council embraces flexible ways of working to ensure that we can attract the best talent and experience and get the most from our employees. Whilst meeting the needs of our residents is a priority and we can’t guarantee we can accept all flexible working requests, we are happy to discuss your options when you apply for a job with us.

As a Broxtowe Borough Council employee you can enjoy many benefits including a generous pension fund, loyalty awards and family friendly policies to help you balance your work and family life, as well as discounts and offers as part of our employee benefits scheme.

Read more about the benefits of working at Broxtowe Borough Council.

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