Closing Date 1 April 2019

Wycombe District Council are Recruiting Street Wardens
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Wycombe District Council are Recruiting Street Wardens

 

Vacancies Available: 

1 Year fixed term contract, with the possibility of an extension.

2 x full time positions, 37 hours per week: Grade 4

2 x part time positions, 18.5 hours per week: Grade 4

           

Salary from £23,074to £30,808per annum, with progression based on performance, pro rata for part time staff.

 

We are looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated people to become Street Wardens.

 

The varied and interesting role of Street Warden will provide a professional and effective uniformed presence, working with colleagues from the Local Authority, Police, High Wycombe BIDCo, local communities and other partners to deter crime and tackle anti-social behaviour.

 

The role will involve foot patrols, engaging with local communities including partners and business communities to make their area safer. You will need to be fit and alert, have excellent communication skills, and enjoy meeting people and relish working outdoors. 

 

You will need to be able to compile accurate records, which are passed to relevant agencies and key stakeholders for attention, or to be used for prosecution. You will be required to carry out enforcement duties on a range of anti-social behaviour, including enforcing the Public Spaces Protection Orders and tackling begging and drug/alcohol issues within the town centre. It is essential that the post holders therefore have experience of dealing with conflict and difficult situations.

 

We are seeking applicants who are willing to work flexible hours, with some evening and weekend shifts required.

 

Due to the nature of this post, it is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and standard Disclosure and Barring Scheme [DBS] vetting will be carried out.

 

To Apply: For more information and to apply online, visit our website at                                                www.wycombe.gov.uk/jobs or call our job pack request line on 01494 421141 quoting Job ReferenceLLF07T or LLF09T.

 

Job Ref: LLF07T [full time]     LLF09T [part time]

Closing date: Monday 1 April 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 16thApril 2019

 

As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applications from all sectors of the community.