Job Details

Job Title
Safer Communities Officer
Karbon Homes
Job Description
Come and make a difference at Karbon as a Safer Communities Officer (Anti-Social Behaviour)

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake the post of Safer Communities Officer within the Community Safety Team.

About the role
The role specialises in providing a high quality, customer focused service to victims and perpetrators of anti-social behaviour across the Karbon Homes stock.

You will be working with Safer Communities colleagues where the provision involves a pro-active approach to prevent and tackle anti-social behaviour.

You will manage a caseload of anti-social behaviour cases and carry out associated administrative tasks, keeping detailed case notes and ensure investigations are completed in line with all legal and non-legal remedies.

Working in collaboration with team members and legal advisors, you will prepare and support officers with producing documentation, reports, issue and serve notices of intention to seek possession, injunctions, or other legal notices for anti-social behaviour within tight deadlines. You will be expected to attend court on behalf of the organisation as required.

You will have an excellent understanding of the various support agencies available and will make support referrals where necessary for both victims and perpetrators. The role will need someone who can develop strong working relationships with key external partners in a multi-agency forum.

A flexible approach to work is key as the post holder will be required to work across all office locations and Karbon stock as necessary and occasionally work outside normal working hours.

A full UK driving license and access to a vehicle for work purpose is essential.

About you
We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake the post of Safer Communities Officer to work with victims and perpetrators to tackle Anti-Social Behaviour.
The role is fast paced, challenging, and rewarding, and is a crucial service to our customers in our neighbourhoods. The role is not for the faint hearted but for the right person you will thrive in a position that deals with complex, and sometimes emotive situations.
About our team

The successful candidate will work in our Community Safety Team led by the Safer Communities Team Manager: Chris O’Neil. If you require further information about the role, please contact Joe Robson on 0191 223 8656

Key Information
It’s important to us that everyone feels fairly rewarded for the work they do. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package that supports the wellbeing of our people.

- Safer Communities Officer – permanent role
- Salary is £33,445.00 per annum plus a Karbon car payment of £2152.00 per annum
- Location: Stanley or Gosforth
- Regular travel will be required across all Karbon stock
- 37 Hours per week with some homeworking available/flexible working

We recognise the contribution people with criminal records can make as colleagues and welcome applications. A criminal record will not exclude a candidate from being appointed because of offences that are irrelevant to and do not place them at or make them a risk in the role you're applying for.

The role you're applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (ROA). The successful candidate(s) must submit an enhanced disclosure and barring check application during pre-employment checks.

Enjoy great benefits
We provide a generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising to 31 days after 3 years’ service, birthday leave, occupational pension and a health cash plan, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits.

We also provide our colleagues with the opportunity to apply for qualification funding on a range of courses, conferences, and other learning events.

If this sounds like the role for you then please apply through the Karbon Homes website –

Important dates
Closing date for applications
Sunday 03 December 2023

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

Interview date
Tuesday 12 December 2023

We are committed to equality and diversity and are an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds. Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.
Job Summary

  • Location

    Stanley or Gosforth

  • Organization

    Karbon Homes

  • Job Type

  • Salary

    £33,445 per annum

  • Closing Date


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