Community Safety Warden

Application closing date – 18/04/2019
SalaryScale 3, SCP 5-6, £18,795 – £19,171 per annum
37 hours per week
Post Ref: FWP988

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing team to implement the requirements of the Council’s Enforcement Review.

Wardens act as ambassadors for the Council, delivering a high visible presence to promote a positive image of Calderdale. Working with Police, Fire and other partner organisations the team work in Calderdale’s Town Centres, residential communities as well as parks and open spaces, proactively assisting in the reduction of crime and anti-social behaviour. The wardens, through prevention, engagement, education and enforcement action, are working to make Calderdale a safer place to live and visit. We are dedicated to being the best borough in the North

We are looking for a motivated individual to join our team who is passionate about serving the local community through a flexible approach and possess a strong team mentality. They will be committed to decreasing the fear of crime, have demonstrable communication and organisational skills, and be familiar with working in a customer focused role. In return, Calderdale will invest in your full ongoing training and accreditation to fulfil your duties. Grade C or above in GCSE English (or equivalent) is essential and a full UK Driving licence is desirable.

For an informal discussion about the roles, contact Furkh Usman on 01422 392425.

The successful candidates for these roles will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and Police Vetting at the appropriate level prior to appointment, along with other relevant employment checks.

Employees of the Council enjoy a comprehensive reward and benefits package, which includes generous terms and conditions of employment and access to a wide range of retail discounts and lifestyle savings to name a few.

Download: Role Profile

Closing Date: 9am, Thursday 18 April 2019
Assessment Date: Wednesday 1st May 2019
Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 13th May 2019