Community Wellbeing Officer

Reference:5/GC/18/716 

Salary:£29,055.00 - £31,401.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Herbert Warehouse, The Docks, Gloucester - GL1 2EQ 

Closing date:30 November 2018 at midnight 

Gloucester City Council

Gloucester City Council is an ambitious council with big ideas and through our Together Gloucester Transformation Programme, an exciting and innovative team has been developed with a focus on Community Wellbeing. You will be working alongside colleagues with backgrounds in Community Safety, Partnerships, Engagement and Anti-Social Behaviour as we look to deliver our services in a strength based approach in order to bring about sustainable improvements. We are committed to creating ‘A City that Works for Everyone’

Gloucester is a small, historic and vibrant city on the edge of the Cotswolds and conveniently located along the M5 with good transport links to the rest of the country. Our offices are located in the historic dock area of the City and close to the City Centre.


Working generically you will be primarily responsible for the wide range of traditional environmental health functions and you will be working alongside colleagues with backgrounds in community safety, partnerships & engagement. You will be working within a Community Wellbeing Team consisting of 12 officers and will report to our Senior Community Wellbeing Officer.


You must hold a BSc/MSc in Environmental Health or a Higher Certificate in Food Control, ideally EHORB Registered, have up to date food safety competency and have proven recent experience in one or more of the other environmental health disciplines. You will possess strong communication, organisational and time management skills, and be able to work as part of a team or on your own initiative. 


For an informal discussion please contact Yvonne Welsh on 01452 396333

Application Information

Interview date: 12th December 2018

An application form and job description can be found below in 'additional information'

All completed application forms must be submitted to cityrecruitment@gloucestershire.gov.uk by the closing date. 

CV's are not accepted.

Gloucester City Council is an equal opportunities employer

Additional Information

  1. Job Profile
  2. Application Pack