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  • Ref no: FIF14497
  • Published: 14/8/19
  • Closes: 26/8/19
  • Location: Rothesay House, Glenrothes, KY7 5PQ
  • Salary: £20,573 - £22,807 per year
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Job Description

Contract Type: Temporary for 2 years

Interview Date: Thursday 5 September 2019

The job pack for this vacancy is attached at the bottom of the page. It provides more detailed information about the job and the type of person we are looking for.

All employees are expected to display and promote certain behaviours in the workplace. Our ‘How We Work Matters’ behaviour framework contains more information and is available via this link.

Before applying, it is important that you read the ‘Candidate Information’ by clicking on this link. The main Terms and Conditions and employment are available via the same link.

Fife Council, in partnership with PATH (Scotland), is offering a twenty four-month Positive Action Training Scheme*, which has been specifically designed to redress the under-representation of black and minority ethnic communities in employment in Scottish Housing. 

A traineeship gives you the opportunity to gain a professional qualification while learning both on and off-the-job, which means trainees learn the right mix of skills, abilities and knowledge.

The post-holder will become professionally skilled and competent as a lead professional providing a comprehensive range of strategic, policy and landlord services. They will also attain a post-graduate diploma in Housing, supplemented with professional certification from Chartered Institute of Housing (Scotland).

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Requirements

University degree or equivalent to Level 10 of the SCQF framework.

Previous experience can be considered as equivalent see SCQF framework www.scqf.org.uk/framework-diagram

Applicants should be:

  • Currently living in Fife.
  • Willing to undertake a demanding training and study programme over twenty-four months – 4 days’ work experience (between Monday and Friday) inclusive of 1 day’s attendance at university during the academic year.

We encourage applications from black and ethnic minority communities who are currently under-represented within Housing Services of Fife Council.

We are looking for people who use research and problem solving to improve our services.  You should be able to demonstrate a high quality of written work, with presentation skills and project work being helpful to outcomes expected.

In Fife Council, How We Work Matters and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:

  • Take ownership
  • Focus on customers
  • Work together
  • Embrace technology & information
  • Deliver results

The Individual

You will provide support to the Housing Service and its stakeholders and customers, and so your key responsibilities will be

  • Consulting with stakeholders and customers
  • Applying benchmarking and data analysis to help provide the service and outcomes identified by consultations
  • Reporting back to colleagues, customers and stakeholders on outcomes

Contact Details for vacancy: Lynne Smith 03451 555555 x 456758 lynne.smith@fife.gov.uk