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Senior Communications Officer - PO4

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£39,774 - £42,684
Waltham Forest
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
24/10/2019 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description

Come and work for the Local Authority of the Year 2019. Bursting with culture, energy and opportunity, Waltham Forest is a place people want to live, raise a family and start a business.

It’s also a fantastic place to work as we provide key services and deliver exciting programmes that improve the lives of our residents including the Mayor of London’s first ever Borough of Culture.

Waltham Forest Council was announced as the Local Authority of the Year 2019 at the Municipal Journal Awards in June 2019 in recognition of the council’s forward-thinking, innovative approach to delivering high-quality public services, centred around our core values: be radical, make and create, and act in fellowship.

The ideal candidate will embody these values and demonstrate the proven ability to work collaboratively to deliver our ambitious plans, which place improving the life chances of all our residents at the heart of everything we do.

Fixed Term Contract for 12 months

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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