Visiting Officer (Fixed Term)Favourite
|Closes:||Sunday, 23rd April 2017|
|Published:||Tuesday, 11th April 2017|
|Location:||Council Offices, Bridge Street, 6 - 14 Bridge Street, Dumbarton|
|Salary:||£16,113 - £17,610 per year|
|Hours:||35.00 hours per week|
|Contract Type:||Fixed Term|
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Organisation:||West Dunbartonshire Council|
|Category:||Call / Contact Centres / Customer Service|
This post is fixed term until 31st March 2018.
We currently have a full time temporary Visiting Officer position within our Bridge Street office. The main purpose of the job is to collect rent arrears, council tax arrears and sundry debt owed to the council by visiting customers homes.
The successful candidates will have experience of working in a similar environment along with good experience of dealing with the public.Previous experience in the collection of council debts,housing benefit, council tax reduction and welfare rights would be an advantage.
The preferred applicant will be required to complete a Basic Disclosure check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.
The employment for which you are applying is excepted from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Order 1975. Applicants are, therefore, not statutorily entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are "spent" under the provisions of the Act. In the event of employment any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.