Public Protection Team Leader Job at Derby City Council – Derby

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Full time


Grade K £38,890 – £41,881 a year

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Directorate: Communities and Place

Hours: 37 hours a week – Flexi-time system with occasional weekend working.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Derby City Centre

The Derby City Council’s Public Protection Team has an excellent reputation and is at the forefront of the Authority’s drive to protect people’s quality of life, responding to both environmental crime and community safety issues using the relevant tools and powers designated to them, to reduce levels of anti-social behaviour, crime and community tensions. An opportunity has arisen for employment of a Public Protection Team Leader. The work is very challenging but also highly rewarding.

Public Protection Officers have to be dedicated, enthusiastic and focussed individuals working under constant pressure with partners to protect those visiting, living and working in the city of Derby.

We are looking for an individual who is able to lead a team whilst setting / maintaining high standards of service delivery and performance. You would be required to recruit, induct, develop and support the team to ensure effective, high quality service delivery. Maintaining personal, professional and team competencies in accordance with the departmental competency framework and in accordance with nationally recognised professional standards. All applicants will be required to successfully pass an enhanced police vetting process.

As part of our safer recruitment checks the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please be aware that where there are staff within the organisation who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy, requirements to redeploy to another suitable role will apply and take priority.

All new starters will automatically start at the bottom of the grade.

The closing date for this vacancy is Monday 11 October 2021 at midnight. Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.

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