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Reference: 69369

Date Added: 11 January 2019
Closing Date: 25 January 2019

Job Title: Leader's Office Caseworker

Working For: Leader of the London Borough of Redbridge

Location: London

Salary: £30,930 - £32,638 (LBR8)

Job Details

This is an exciting time for the London Borough of Redbridge; we are at the heart of regeneration and change in East London, with unprecedented investment in the area expected in the next few years. With the arrival of Crossrail this will open up additional opportunities for new homes and jobs. We benefit from excellent transport links across London and Essex and our offices, based in Ilford, are only 9 minutes from Stratford and 18 minutes from Liverpool Street, in the heart of the city.

At this interesting and challenging time we are currently seeking an experienced Caseworker within the Leader's Office for the London Borough of Redbridge.

Based in the borough and reporting to the Head of the Leader's Office, you will need experience of the provision of an effective support service, preferably within a political, government or advocacy environment.

You will take sole responsibility for dealing with the day-to-day Leader's casework at the direction of the Head of the Leader's Office; and the Leader of the Council.

You will also assist other staff members within the office to provide administrative support to the office of the Leader of the Council.

The role will involve drafting and producing letters and other materials needed for strong communication between the Leader and the Public.

You will need excellent IT, written and communication skills. You will be able to work to deadlines in a pressured environment. Knowledge of the Redbridge area and its issues is desirable.

Closing Date: 25 January 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 28 January 2019; and we would like the successful applicant to start as soon as possible after this.

Application Details

To apply visit the Redbridge Recuitment Website https://www.redbridge.gov.uk/jobs/job-search/ 

For further details contact Ben Waters, Head of the Leader's Office/Policy Adviser to the Leader – 0208 708 2176 or benjamin.waters@redbridge.gov.uk 

Website: http://www.redbridge.gov.uk

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