Vacancies

  • Position: Community Liaison Officer (20 Month Fixed Term Contract)

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Closing Date: 7/12/2014

    Description: The work of the Bradford Prevention Team is key to assisting West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service in the reduction of risk within the Bradford District and meeting the objectives of the Service Plan. Your principal duties as Community Liaison Officer will involve identifying the District’s highest risk areas and working with relevant external partner agencies to reduce dwelling fires, deliberate fires and other incidents within these areas.

    You will need to demonstrate a track record of success in working with partner agencies to reduce risk. Applicants will have an excellent understanding of the diverse nature of the communities within West Yorkshire, with particular reference to deprivation and vulnerability, and demonstrate an understanding of the range of service delivery agencies that can assist in reducing risk. The successful candidate will have a high level of communication skills and an ability to work as part of a team, with flexibility in working hours to meet objectives.

    The post is subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check and the possession of a current 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.

    Please note we do not accept CVs

    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: Vulnerable Persons Advocate (20 Month Fixed Term Contract)

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Closing Date: 7/12/2014

    Description: The work of the Bradford District Prevention Team is key to assisting West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service in the reduction of risk within the homes of vulnerable people within Bradford District and meeting the objectives of the Service Plan.

    Your principal duties as the Vulnerable Persons Advocate will involve working with partner agencies to identify individuals who are at higher risk of being affected by fire.

    You will need to demonstrate a track record of success in working with partners to improve outcomes for vulnerable people. Applicants will have an excellent understanding of the diverse nature of the communities within West Yorkshire, with particular reference to issues of high risk and vulnerability, and demonstrate an understanding of the range of service delivery agencies that can assist in reducing risk. The successful candidate will have a high level of communication skills and an ability to work as part of a team with flexibility in working hours to meet objectives.

    The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and the possession of a current 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.

    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.

    Please note we do not accept CVs.

  • Position: On Call Firefighter 2014

    Contract Type: Part time

    Job Function: Retained Firefighter

    Closing Date: 15/12/2014

    Description:

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

    Contract Type: Part time

    Job Function: Firefighter

    Closing Date: 28/11/2014

    Description: