Safer Communities Partnership Officer

Band 6, £24,294 to £25,979 per year (pay award pending)
37 hours per week
Closing Date: 12:00, Wednesday 26 June 2024

Purpose of the job

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to be part of our Safer Communities team. This is an evolving and exciting role with the post holder being responsible for developing partnership working and administration of the Safer Communities team.

About You

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate that they can create meaningful and positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders, ensuring the community is engaged with issues, and identifying and help in solving current issues that affect our communities.

You will be driven and motivated with an eye for detail. You will be a team player but confident to work independently and have a flexible attitude to working under pressure. We are looking for an individual with a positive outlook and a desire to deliver a quality service to the community we serve.

A thorough working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of applications is key and you will have an excellent working knowledge of excel and databases and be able to produce detailed reports as well as be able to maintain and update electronic information systems in accordance with data protection regulations. A working knowledge and understanding of community safety issues would be advantageous.

This opportunity would be ideal for an individual who has the ability to engage and liaise with stakeholders, arrange meetings and develop ideas that can add value to the wider team. At Melton Borough Council we are continually looking at how we can improve our service and processes and want someone to help us to deliver it!

About Us

Working for Melton Borough Council provides an excellent range of benefits and family friendly working policies. These include flexi-time with no core hours, agile working arrangements which enables multi-site and home working, generous leave entitlement, a full week off at Christmas, Local Authority Pension Scheme and a clear commitment to your continued professional development.

We look forward to hearing from you if you are looking for the chance to work for a forward thinking council and make a real difference to the people of Melton and surrounding area.

You can find out more about this role by viewing the full job description and personal specification below.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Check (DBS).

We guarantee an interview to anyone who is a reservist, veteran or has a disability and meets the criteria for the role

You can find out more about this role by viewing the full job description below.

If you would like an informal chat, please do not to hesitate to get in touch with:

David Walker – Strategic Lead Safer Communities

Telephone number: 01664 502 324 or
Mobile number: 07876 574 942


Aysha Rahman – Assistant Director, Customer and Communities

Mobile Number: 07890 534 836

Closing Date: 12 Noon, Wednesday 26 June 2024

Interviews to be held: Monday 8 July 2024 and Wednesday 10 July 2024