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Trainee Regulatory Services Officer X3

Vacancy Summary
Public Protection Partnership
From £18065 to £18795 per annum (Grade C)
Theale Gateway
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
23/07/2019 at 23:59 PM
Vacancy Description

The Public Protection Partnership is offering you the opportunity to take the first steps into a career protecting the public and communities from harm whilst having the opportunity to be a real force for good. The PPP provides environmental health, trading standards and licensing across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham Council areas.

We are now looking to recruit a three Trainee Regulatory Services Officers. The successful candidates will be supported through the Regulatory Compliance Officer – Level 4 Apprenticeship the details of which can be found here:   https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/regulatory-compliance-officer/

You will be working alongside staff from teams covering a wide remit including residential and housing work to food safety and health and safety, protecting environmental standards, trading standards and licensing. You will also be able to work with our Response Team and Intelligence Officers. As a three authority shared service we are able to give successful candidates all the support they need to achieve the final standards as well as a broad and deep understanding of the work of regulatory service. For those that show aptitude and commitment the opportunity to go onto environmental health, trading standards and licensing officers professional training may be forthcoming.  

The successful candidate will have a good standard of education at GCSE including English and Maths. They will also need to demonstrate a significant interest in the work of the Public Protection Partnership. In return you will receive a proper wage and all training expenses and associated fees will be paid.

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 26 days per annum rising to a maximum of 34 days, depending on how long you’ve worked for us and the grade of your job.

If you would like to know more about the role please contact Toby Green, Lead Officer – Training and Development on 01635 519930 or Anna Smy, Strategic Lead on 01635 503257.

For an application form please call the 24-hour answerphone on 01635 519122 or email recruitment@westberks.gov.uk,

Please quote the post reference numbers (stated above).

Equal Opportunities
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.
How to apply

Please complete an online application form.

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