Communications Centre & Visiting & Response Officer
Redbridge is an ambitious, diverse and exciting east-London borough. What we do is driven by changing our relationship with local people to support our vision. As a result, we've developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council.
We're one of the fastest growing parts of the country and the third most diverse London borough. Our communities are attracted by a mixture of excellent schools, relatively affordable housing, high-quality open space and rapid transport connections into the heart of the City.
We are looking to recruit to the Communications Centre & Visiting & Response Officer posts we currently have available. We have 4 full time posts and 1 part time post (22 hours) – all posts are permanent.
This post will require working unsupervised at times in the Control room outside normal office hours, including weekends and bank holidays, using own knowledge, skill, and judgement.
The response service includes assisting clients, who may have fallen in their own homes installing lifeline alarms, please note full training will be given.
The Service is looking to appoint an officer who brings a ‘can-do’ attitude and will complement the existing Lifeline & response team.
PLEASE NOTE: AT THIS STAGE THESE ARE AN OFFICE (Redbridge Control Centre) AND COMMUNITY BASED ROLES. THEY ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR WORKING FROM HOME.
Ambitious for Redbridge
To apply for this role, please visit www.redbridge.gov.uk/jobs
All short-listed applicants will need to demonstrate proof of right to work in the UK. At the London Borough of Redbridge, we receive a high volume of great-quality applicants, we therefore may close a vacancy earlier than advertised. Early applications are therefore encouraged.
We are committed to employment practices that promote diversity and inclusion in employment and welcome applications from qualified applicants regardless of age, disability, gender identity, sex, marriage and civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity status, colour, race, religion, or belief.