Community Safety Officer

Posted 21 June 2024
Salary Up to £27.00 per hour via an Umbrella Company
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameSamuel Birt

Job description

We are proud to be partnering with an esteemed Housing Association, based in Northamptonshire. They are looking for a Community Safety Officer to join their passionate and pro-active team on a temporary basis initially for 4-weeks.

This will be a full-time position, working 37 hours per week. The role offers a mix of home-working, office work and conducting visits on patch.

The ideal candidate will have a Basic DBS dated within the last year, access to a vehicle and experience monitoring and managing cases of Anti-Social Behaviour.

The hourly rate for this position will be £27.00 per hour via an Umbrella Company.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Handling cases of high level ASB across a patch of properties in Northampton and Wellingborough

  • Drafting witness statements and notices whilst ensuring witness care

  • Responsible for managing a high level of cases of ASB, ensuring excellent case management and client care at all times

  • Preparing all paperwork required for cases prior to court attendance and subsequently attending court for ASB cases on behalf of the organisation

  • Utilising all available tools, and being aware of the anti-social behaviour powers

  • Serving notices and attending evictions to assist landlords with enforcement

  • Working closely with Police and Council to help resolve issues and offering support and guidance to tenants

Experience required:

  • Overcoming complex situations and ensuring tenant welfare

  • Managing cases of ASB from start to finish

  • Preparation of court evidence and court attendance

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Risk assessment and management

  • Using initiative and ability to handle high-stress situations

  • Knowledge of relevant legislations and laws

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working

  • Flexible working days

  • Positive culture

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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