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Jobs at Chesterfield Borough Council

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Reference: CBC200173
Salary Details: £22,021 - £24,313 per annum (£11,010.50 - £12,156.50 per annum for part time position)
Job Term: Permanent and maternity cover posts available
Appointment type: Part time maternity cover and full time permanent posts available
Hours: 37 hours per week and 18 hours and 30 minutes (Maternity Cover) posts available
Location: Stovegravels Depot
Department: Neighbourhoods Team
Division: Housing

CBC200173 - Job description and person specification

Chesterfield Borough Council is offering an exciting opportunity for a professional and enthusiastic individual to join its Neighbourhoods Team as a Tenancy Sustainment Officer.

We currently have two positions available:
1 x 37 hours permanent post
1 x18 hours and 30 minutes hours post on a temporary basis for up to one year

Chesterfield Borough Council provides homes and services to tenants across the Borough of Chesterfield. Helping our customers to sustain their tenancy is key to this and we are looking for people to join us to deliver our tenancy sustainment service.

As a Tenancy Sustainment Officer, you will work with vulnerable Council tenants across Chesterfield who are at risk of losing their homes for example due to rent arrears, or mental health problems. The job will require you to provide support, advice and guidance to tenants to help them keep their tenancies.

You will be a customer orientated individual focused on encouraging tenants to successfully manage their tenancy and live independently. You will have experience of providing a broad range of advice and support, know how to apply housing law, and have the skills and knowledge to advise tenants about money, benefits and debt, as these are often the key issues.

The post holders will need a full driving licence and use of a car.

This post is also subject to an enhanced level check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For an informal discussion about the posts available please contact Louise Speed on (01246) 959553.

Please note that previous applicants need not apply.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 27 September 2020
Provisional interview date: To be confirmed

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200174
Salary Details: £12,399.50 - £13,499.50 per annum (£24,799 - £26,999 per annum pro rata)
Job Term: Permanent
Appointment type: Part time
Hours: 18 hours and 30 minutes per week
Location: Town Hall
Department: Community Safety and Environmental Health
Division: Health and Wellbeing

CBC200174 - Job description and person specification

An opportunity has arisen within our Community Safety and Environmental Health team, with two posts available. You will join a proactive team that is intelligence led to reduce anti-social behaviour and dog fouling within the Borough.

You will be expected to work to a tasking process but also act on your own initiative when appropriate in supporting the councils aims of creating a thriving borough.

Experience of working in a regulatory framework would be beneficial, but not essential, but you must be able to deal effectively with people in a wide variety of circumstances.

This role will require you to work in Partnership with other agencies, Police/DFRS/Housing.

Please refer to the Job description and person specification when completing your application form.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to your local community, whatever your role, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 27 September 2020
Provisional interview date: 6 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

£26,999

Reference: CBC200187 
Salary Details: £9.74 per hour - £9.93 per hour 
Job Term: The posts will be initially on a temporary basis pending any potential review of the service.
Appointment type: Temporary (x 10 post)
Hours: Variable Hours (As and when required)
Location: Queens Park Sports Centre / Healthy Living Centre 
Department: Sports & Leisure 
Division: Health & Wellbeing 

CBC200187  - Job description and person specification

We require Sport and Leisure Attendants to work at a modern leisure facility within Chesterfield Borough Council providing lifeguard cover, customer engagement/supervision, cleaning, equipment set ups, membership sales.

You will be a highly motivated, flexible and resourceful individual who can maintain a customer-focused approach to all our Sport and Leisure activities.

You must hold a current National Pool Lifeguard award. Further coaching qualifications are desirable but not essential as we are looking for the right quality of individual.

The post requires regular unsocial hours working including availability at evenings and weekends involving a variety of services and roles provided at all Councils Sports and Leisure venues within the Borough.

The successful candidates will be subject to a enhanced Disclosure check carried out by the DBS service.

For further information or to discuss the post, please contact either Darren Townsend (Centre Manager) on (01246) 959441 or Chris Wright  (Centre Manager) (01246) 936756, or to apply please use the application form below.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 27 September 2020
Provisional interview date: 5 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200189 
Salary Details: £14,094.73 -  £15,256.68 per annum pro rata salary  (£19,554 - £21,166 per annum) 
Job Term: Permanent 
Appointment type: Part time
Hours: 26 Hours and 40 minutes per week on a rota basis
Location: Town Hall
Department: Town Centre Operations 
Division: Commercial Services

CBC200189  - Job description and person specification

The Council’s CCTV Service is currently looking for a committed individual to join our professional team of CCTV operators.

You will be required to monitor and operate the CCTV cameras and associated equipment via the Council’s CCTV control room. You will also be expected to actively engage in promoting the CCTV service to potential external customers as required.

Our control room operates 24 hours each day, and you will be part of a team that works a rolling shift pattern covering days, afternoons and night shifts. Weekend working and Bank Holidays form part of the core shift pattern.

It is essential that successful candidates are available to work all of the shift patterns, currently these are 6am to 2pm, 9am to 5pm, 2pm to 10pm and 10pm to 6am. This will include weekends and bank holidays, as such flexibility is essential requirement of the post.

The majority of work patterns are single crewed, as such being both familiar and comfortable with lone working is required. The successful candidate will have excellent observation, awareness and communication skills.

You must also have the ability to remain calm under pressure and be able to act quickly and positively, recording incidents and alarms on various computer software systems. Good IT skills are also essential for this role.

Applicants with a current Security Industry Authority (SIA) Licence for CCTV Operators (Public Space Surveillance) are preferred. Non holders of the licence will be required to attain the appropriate SIA license within three months of your appointment, training to be provided.

This post is also subject to an enhanced level check from the Disclosure and Barring Service and to Non-Police Personnel Vetting.

For more information please refer to the attached job description and person specification and to apply please use the application form below.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer you the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 27 September 2020
Provisional interview date: 6 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200193
Salary Details: £18,065 - £18,426 per annum pro rata (£9.36 - £9.55 per hour) pending pay award implementation
Job Term: 3x Part time permanent / 5x Variable hours
Appointment type: As above
Hours: 1. 2x post at 16 hours and 45 minutes per week on a rota basis (HLC)                               2. 1x post at  9 hours per week on a rota basis (QPSC)                                                     3. 5x Variable hours posts
Location: Healthy Living Centre & Queens Park Sports Centre
Department: Sports & Leisure
Division: Health & Wellbeing 

CBC200193  - Job description and person specification

The Sport and Leisure team at Chesterfield Borough Council are looking to recruit receptionists to both its sports centres to meet the needs of customers and assist them when attending for their activities.

Three vacancies with contracted hours have become available and we are also seeking additional applications to become variable/casual receptionists, that is to work as and when required covering absence of other reception staff.

Candidates must have experience of dealing with the public face to face and over the telephone in a pleasant and courteous manner, particularly when under pressure.

An understanding of excellent customer care is needed and the relevance to the service that is supplied at the sports centres.

We are interested in applications that can evidence ability to work in busy environments and deal with a variety of enquiries from customers.

It is essential that candidates can work with various computer software packages and adapt to others.

Candidates must be prepared and able to work unsocial and additional hours to provide cover for leave/absence, particularly at weekends, and be able to be work at short notice when required.

Please refer to the Job description and person specification when completing your application form and also please ensure it is clear which hours you are applying for when finalising the application form.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to your local community, whatever your role, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 4 October 2020
Provisional interview date: To be confirmed

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200194 
Salary Details: £25,481 - £27,741 per annum 
Job Term: Permanent 
Appointment type: Full Time  
Hours: 37 hours per week on a rota basis 
Location: Stonegravels Depot 
Department: Waste & Street Cleaning 
Division: Commercial Services 

CBC200194 - Job description and person specification

This is an exciting opportunity to join Chesterfield Borough Council’s Streetscene team.

We are looking for an experienced Team Leader to inspire, motivate and lead teams to provide a high quality grounds maintenance and street cleansing service.

Team Leaders are hands on in managing a team to carry out grounds maintenance, street cleansing, playground inspections, drainage, groundwork and specialist projects, including fencing and hard and soft landscaping.

Alongside the day-to-day management of their team, the Team Leader will be dealing with enquiries from the public and councillors, actively seeking commercial opportunities and improving the efficiency of the service.

We are seeking applications from individuals who have good IT skills and excellent planning, prioritising and communication skills.

The ideal candidate will possess the ability to motivate, use initiative and must be a proactive problem solver.

The role will require occasional weekend and bank holiday working by rota as part of a Monday to Sunday working week.

There is also the possibility of working outside normal working hours on call. This is a great opportunity to play a key part in the services we provide.

A valid driver’s license is required for this role. 

For more information please refer to the attached job description and person specification and to apply please use the application form below.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer you the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 11 October 2020
Provisional interview date: 22 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200196
Salary Details: £17,842 per annum (plus living wage allowance)
Job Term: Fixed term for 1 year (x 2 post)
Appointment type: Temporary - Full time 
Hours: 37 hours per week on a rota basis 
Location: Stonegravels Depot
Department: Building Cleaning 
Division: Commercial Services 

CBC200196 - Job description and person specification

We currently have temporary vacancies for two very flexible individuals to join the Building Cleaning Team.

We are specifically recruiting individuals to clean public toilets. The work is often physical and will include some manual handling.

Duties could include:

• Hand sweeping and mopping.
• Scrubbing tiles, floors sink and sanitaryware
• Emptying waste bins and ensuring waste is disposed of properly
• Replenishing supplies such as hand soap and paper towels
• Opening and closing public toilets at the start and end of the day

The successful candidates will need to be flexible as we work weekends and bank holidays on a rota basis.

It is highly likely that your working location and the tasks you are completing will change regularly.

The role will involve driving council vehicles so a full driving licence in essential

For further information on the post please contact Colin Clark on (01246) 959435.

To apply please use the application form below and please refer to the attached job description and person specification when completing your form.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer you the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 15 October 2020
Provisional interview date: 22 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200192
Salary Details: £20,092 - £21,748 per annum
Job Term: Permanent 
Appointment type: Full Time 
Hours: 37 hours per week on a rota basis
Location: Stonegravels Depot 
Department: Waste and Street Cleaning 
Division: Commercial Services 

CBC200192 - Job description and person specification

We are currently looking for the perfect candidate to join our team of mechanical sweeper drivers.

The main purpose of the post is to operate one of our mechanical sweepers, but it may also involve hand sweeping roads and footpaths, emptying litter and dog waste bins and litter picking.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of supervising others as well as a background in grounds maintenance, street cleansing or comparable sectors.

You will be required to work some weekend and bank holidays on a rota basis, so flexibility is essential.

We also operate a shift working system which will include early starts and late finishes.

You will need to be a proactive and positive person who can contribute to the commercial activities we undertake and have a positive influence on the reputation of the service.

The role will involve driving council vehicles so a full driving licence in essential.

For further information on the post please contact Colin Clark on (01246) 959435.To apply please use the application form below and please refer to the attached job description and person specification when completing your form.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer you the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 18 October 2020 
Provisional interview date: 29 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

Reference: CBC200195 - Streetscene Officer
Salary Details: £20,092 - £21,748 per annum
Job Term: Permanent 
Appointment type: Full time 
Hours: 37 hours per week on a rota basis 
Location: Stonegravels Depot 
Department: Waste and Street Cleaning 
Division: Commercial Services

CBC200195 - Job description and person specification

We are currently looking for the perfect candidate to join our street scene officer team.

Streetscene officers are part of the team responsible for keeping the highway and public spaces of Chesterfield clean.

The post involves grounds maintenance activities such as mowing grass verges parks and open spaces, hand and mechanically sweeping roads and footpaths, emptying litter and dog waste bins and litter picking.

Our ideal candidate will have a background in grounds maintenance, street cleansing or comparable sectors. You will be required to work some weekend and bank holidays on a rota basis so flexibility is essential requirement of the post.

We also operate a seasonal working system which involves working longer hours in the summer and shorter hours in the winter.

You will need to be a proactive and positive person who can contribute to the commercial activities we undertake and have a positive influence on the reputation of the service.

The role will involve driving council vehicles so a full driving licence in essential.
For further information on the post please contact Colin Clark on (01246) 959435.

 To apply please use the application form below and please refer to the attached job description and person specification when completing your form.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer you the chance to progress your career further.

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 18 October 2020
Provisional interview date: 29 October 2020

Attachments

Job application form Word (Word 108 KB)
Benefits of working for Chesterfield Borough Council PDF (PDF 97 KB)

 

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Last updated on 11 May 2020