Covid-19 Response Officers – Milton Keynes

Job Category: Covid-19 Response
Service Milton Keynes Council
Contract Type Temporary
Location Milton Keynes
Job Type Full-time
Hours per week 37 hours per week including weekends
Rate £13.21 per hour

About the job:

We’re currently recruiting Covid-19 response officers on behalf of Milton Keynes Council to support the efforts in the management of the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Visiting premises & businesses across Milton Keynes to carry out random checks and follow up on any reported concerns, on the implementation of Government guidelines in response to COVID-19.
  • Providing advice and guidance to businesses on the measures required in order to be compliant with Government guidelines and refer any non-compliance to the Council enforcement team and follow up any advised action.
  • Contacting businesses and other organisations including schools when notified of a positive case/s and offer support and guidance on procedures which need to be followed. Timely referral of any case/s which cause concern to Public Health.
  • Supporting the local test and trace response for COVID-19 which can involve undertaking welfare calls in person or by phone with residents who have receive a positive test result or who have been in contact with someone who has received a positive test to ensure they understand the Government guidance and what they need to do.
  • Supporting the roll out and management of large-scale testing sites which can include helping individuals administering tests and processing the test for analysis.
  • Supporting the NHS-led vaccination programme roll out as directed which may include contacting residents to make, arrangements for the vaccination.
  • Supporting co-ordination and distribution of PPE within Milton Keynes.
  • Must be able to drive.
  • Able to demonstrate excellent communication skills both verbal and in writing and demonstrate the ability to communicate positively to a variety of stakeholders including residents, managers and businesses.
  • Strong teamworking skills with ability to demonstrate positive outcomes when working in a team.
  • Good attention to detail and recording of information to support any enforcement action required.
  • Evidence of success in organising and carrying out visits and inspections in accordance with legislative frameworks.
  • Proven ability to work autonomously and to prioritise workload against targets and to meet deadlines
  • An understanding of the different needs of our diverse community.

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