Blue Badge officer needed in London £16.78ph ref 0003 B9A5 / 1
This is a 6 month contract working full time hours and subject to enhanced DBS.
What the job entails:
Blue Badge Officers provide a responsive service to residents applying for a Blue Badge disability parking card who either have a physical or neurological disability that impairs their ability to walk. The main part of the role requires you to assess applications, make sound decisions based on eligibility and evidence, then issue a Blue Badge or to write a detailed response explaining reasons for declining an application. The Blue Badge team is part of the wider parking services section and must deal with correspondence, appeals, parking permits, telephone calls, refunds and complaints on a daily basis. This is a very busy team and requires a person who can work at a fast pace, on their own initiative, adapt and learn how to use new systems as well as respond to complex issues.
The successful candidate will be expected to:
You will be required to work 7 hours a day to complete a 35 hour week, Monday to Friday, usually between the hours of 8am and 6pm.
Due to the pandemic, training and support will be provided via Microsoft Teams and in person. On completing training it would be expected that the candidate will be based at home with infrequent limited requirements to travel to the office.
If you are interested in the role, or you would like a full job description, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number
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