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Community Safety Team Manager (PO8)

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£48,495 - £51,453 per annum
Waltham Forest
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
07/12/2018 at 23:30 PM
Vacancy Description

As a result of the existing post holder’s promotion to Head of Service in another London Borough, an excellent opportunity has arisen to join the Council’s Community Safety Team in a middle management role. The team has an excellent reputation at a London-wide level for delivering innovative and effective crime reduction solutions and we enjoy good and healthy relationships with partners in the borough.

As Community Safety Team Manager you will have staff management responsibilities and oversight across a range of community safety themes. You will have direct responsibility for overseeing anti-gang work and will drive our intelligence and problem solving functions. The role reports direct to the Head of Service.

You will have extensive experience of constructive partnership working and will need specialist community safety knowledge. You will need to have previous experience of working in a community safety setting, although not necessarily in a local authority, as well as managing staff. You will be outcome focused and a completer/finisher.

The closing date for applications: 07 December 2018

Interviews 17th December 2018


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