- Grade J £46,845 - £50,790 pro rata pa
- 37 hours per week
Are you looking for a management role in a forward thinking and innovative authority? Tewkesbury Borough Council is facing some big challenges and has big ambitions.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Tewkesbury Borough Council to lead the environmental health, community safety and licensing teams.
We looking for the right candidate with a can-do attitude who is self motivated, creative and with a problem solving focus.
The teams deal with all aspects of Environmental Health and Licensing including pollution control planning, environmental permitting, contaminated land, air quality and enviro-crime investigations, health and safety, food safety, private sector housing, community safety and all local authority licensing functions.
You will also be part of the Council’s Emergency Planning team, liaising with the County Council, Police and relevant officers as appropriate, supporting the team with the Borough Council responsibility in the event of emergencies.
Candidates will need to have a degree level or equivalent in environmental health and Membership of CIEH or equivalent. You will need to demonstrate practical experience of environmental health and have proven management experience and familiarity with financial and budget management. The ability to bring innovation and focus on efficiencies is essential.
In return you will have autonomy to manage your workload in a modern open plan office with free parking and your professional fees paid. We can offer flexible working opportunities including flexible hours, part-time, job share and home-working.
Located at the heart of the M5 economic growth corridor and with some world class businesses, Tewkesbury Borough Council is preparing to manage up to 40% of Gloucestershire’s entire growth so there is lots of new development and regeneration taking place with associated input from the team including significant development / infrastructure projects.
This is an excellent opportunity to work in a small but progressive authority whilst being in a part of the world that offers excellent quality of life.
If this opportunity excites you, and you believe you meet our criteria (as outlined in the Person Specification), we look forward to receiving your application!
For an informal conversation about this opportunity, please contact Peter Tonge, Head of Community Services, on 01684 272259 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: Sunday, 24 October 2021
Proposed Interview Date: Thursday, 4 November 2021