- Employer: Bracknell Forest Council
- Reference: People/23/242319
- Published: Fri 26/05/2023, 10:03 AM
- Closing on: Wed 14/06/2023, 23:59 PM
- Working Pattern: Part Time
- Hours: 25 hours per week
- Salary: £22,631 - £26,072 FTE inclusive of London Weighting (£15,291 - £17,616 pro rata for 25 hours per week)
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: The Willows Children Centre , Berkshire
The Early Help Service consists of a multi-disciplinary team that works with children, young people, and families. We work across five sites, Braccan Walk and four Family Hubs.
Here, in Bracknell Forest, everything we do is about changing families’ lives for the better. As part of the Early Help service, you will be supporting the Team Leaders with the day to day operation of our sites to ensure the buildings are a welcoming safe space for our residents, because we are Bracknell Forest.
What it’s like working in our team…
You will be part of the council’s Early Help service who support families,young people and children with a range of needs. As a team member you will contribute to our ‘can do’ approach by being flexible and responsive to the needs of our service. You will need to combine the ability to work both independently and collaboratively whilst supporting team colleagues.
You will be supported to carry out the following duties and responsibilities
- Liaise with the Team Leaders on all matters to do with the day-to-day operation of the sites, opening and closing buildings when necessary.
- Health and safety site maintenance such as checking alarm systems, water checks etc.
- Undertake minor repairs, maintenance and replacements as required by Team Leaders including replacing of electric bulbs and fluorescent tubes.
- Report any larger repairs via Frontline an online system, meet contractors on site and deal with enquiries.
- Maintain the outside areas and make safe during inclement weather
- Attend training courses as required by the Team Leader
The benefits you will experience are…
- An inclusive and social working environment
- Flexible working opportunities including a flexi-time scheme
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Regular opportunities for development with internal and external training courses
- Internal sports and social club opportunities
- Discounted leisure centre and gym membership
- Supermarket discount
- An interest free loan for a rail season ticket
What we’re looking for…
- Our Ideal candidate will have experience and ability to undertake practical duties when maintaining buildings.
- Good communication skills: ability to deal with all visitors to the Centre in a polite and friendly manner.
Interviews will be held Friday 23rd June
Want to ask us a question?
For an informal discussion or to ask any questions about this role, please contact:
Emily Cannell, Early Help Hub Team Leader or Sarah Batchelor, Locality Manager on
As part of the Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process if a suitable redeployee is identified.
We can only accept applications from candidates currently residing in the UK.
Any candidates that are currently residing in the UK and wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the role by assessing their circumstances against the relevant criteria.
No agencies please.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.
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