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  • Ref no: SIC03436
  • Published: 5/6/19
  • Closes: 28/6/19
  • Location: Old Anderson High School, Lovers Loan, Lerwick, ZE1 0BA
  • Salary: £44,438 - £46,349 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

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The Team Leader – Environmental Health reports to the Executive Manager- Environmental Services and is a member of the service management team.  The Team Leader provides information and advice to the Executive Manager to support service and directorate decision taking and the provision of support to Elected Members in determining the Council’s overall strategic objectives and priorities.

Manage the Environmental Health team and the customer focussed, efficient and effective delivery of services in accordance with the Council’s values, objectives, targets and statutory obligations. This includes the following functions: environmental health.

Provide professional advice to the Executive Manager, Director and Elected Members with respect to the development, planning and delivery of services to ensure the Council fulfils all statutory requirements and implements relevant policies in respect of these services.

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is M
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,157 per annum
  • Permanent post for 37 hours per week, 52.18 weeks per year 
  • A relocation package does apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within the UK
  • You must have the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • We are happy to talk flexible working
  • During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Old Anderson High School, Lerwick

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Carl Symons, Executive Manager, Tel: 01595 744184 or email

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.