• Position: Policy Assistant (Maternity Cover)

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Closing Date: 23/7/2014

    Description: The Policy Assistant is a key post within a proactive and enthusiastic team, supporting delivery of the Prevention Strategy. The postholder will assist the Policy, Partnership and Volunteering Supervisor in developing Prevention Policy, overseeing the delivery of the prevention training programmes and development of effective partnership working with key stakeholders, including voluntary and community groups.

    You will undertake research projects and work closely with colleagues to develop plans, policies, and strategies that promote the achievement of the Service Delivery Strategy and evaluate the success of their implementation. Your role will include liaising with the Data Team on any development and support required of the Prevention Database to meet service delivery requirements.

    Applicants will need to have good understanding of the organisations and groups that exist to provide services across West Yorkshire along with the confidence and communication skills to develop a productive dialogue resulting in a real change in the quality and nature of service provision.

    The post is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check and the possession of a valid driving licence. Benefits include a 37 hour flexible working week, free parking and Local Government Pension Scheme. Job share applicants welcome.

    If you are applying for this role as a secondment please ensure you have obtained the necessary permission from your employer before applying. This post is temporary to provide maternity cover until the post holder returns to work. It is anticipated the need to provide cover will continue until 27th February 2015.

    All correspondence will usually be sent to your email account registered with the online recruitment system rather than by letter. Please check your email account regularly.

    If after reading all of this information, you are interested in applying, please read the documents listed below for more details and click on 'Apply' for the application form.

  • Position: Driver/Pump Operatives (Emergency Fire Crew)

    Contract Type: Part time

    Job Function: Firefighter

    Closing Date: 25/7/2014