Neighbourhood Officer

Posted 28 June 2024
Salary Up to £18.06 per hour
LocationBabergh District
Job type Temporary
Discipline Professional & Technical
ContactSamantha Riley

Job description

Are you an experienced Neighbourhood Officer looking for your next exciting contract?

Opus People Solutions on behalf of Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils are looking for a Neighbourhood Officer to join the team for an initial 3-month contract.

As a Neighbourhood Officer your role will include:

  • Providing an effective proactive neighbourhood management service
  • Being responsible for the management of communal spaces, facilities and HRA land within Babergh and Mid Suffolk Districts with a focus on the health, safety and the welfare of residents
  • Supporting colleagues within the Housing Service to provide excellent customer service, resolve complaints and develop service improvements based on customer feedback.
  • Working collaboratively with other teams to ensure housing communities remain places where people want to live and lead healthy and independent lives
  • Be a visible presence in our neighbourhoods and communities identifiable and recognisable by residents.
  • Managing your own diary and caseloads

The successful candidate must:

  • Be able to hit the ground running
  • Have solid experience of working in a relevant specialist area which could include housing, estate management or community work
  • Have a flexible approach to the role and pick up work outside of one's own specialism
  • Be committed to providing a high level of customer service
  • Have excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

As this role will be out and about in the community you must have a full clean driving licence with access to a vehicle.

If you want to be part of this fantastic team, then pleas apply now.