High Street Warden – Ref: 1319-1611 – Portsmouth City Council
Clean City Team - fixed term contract for up to one year
Band 6, plus 17% shift enhancement
The rota will include working evenings and some weekends, which is subject to review and change depending on needs of the service. We are employing High Street Wardens for up to one year contract.
Working as part of the Clean City Team you will work with colleagues and the public to 'Help keep the city safe, clean and tidy and to provide support and advice when needed'. Being a High Street warden is a front line role and you will respond to demands to help ensure a safe and pleasant environment for all of the community. Your work will largely focus on the High Street areas of the City. This can involve dealing with environmental nuisance such as fly tipping, littering, dog control orders, waste issues, vulnerable people and dealing with antisocial behaviour including responding to and resolving issues. You may gather evidence for Community Protection Notices, Criminal Behaviour Order or Closures and contribute to dealing with other issues affecting the community which could include issuing fixed penalty notices.
You may travel on foot, on a bicycle or by vehicle attending incidents across the whole of the City. There will be a need to liaise with various multi partner agencies such as the police, outreach services, fire services and schools. You will provide support, and advice to businesses and landowners to tackle issues affecting them. You may also attend neighbourhood forums, business forums, resident and school liaison meetings to represent the council.
You will support the community and businesses. This will usually be in response to an issue or concern that the community has raised. You may be called on to attend meetings and forums.
If you are a good communicator, able to deal with a wide range of people, sometimes in with pressure situations then this could be the role for you.
Closing time/date 29th November 2017 at 17:00 hours
Applications received after this may not be considered
How to apply: Please follow the link attached documents at the bottom of the Job page, and ensure you fully read and follow the guidance so you fully demonstrate how you meet the points on the job profile.
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This Program / Vacancy is closed to applications.