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Jobs at North Norfolk District Council (NNDC)

This section provides you with information relating to working at NNDC and the jobs currently being advertised. In addition to publishing jobs on this page, we also advertise at Job Centre Plus and where appropriate, in relevant professional publications.

Current Vacancies

Benefits Officer x 2

Reference No: 2234 & 2235

Term: Fixed term for 2 years

Closing Date: Monday 12 September 2016 at 9.00am

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£16,191 to £19,939 (Career graded)

Working within the Benefits Service your role will be to accurately process applications and changes in Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme, in accordance with statutory regulations, local policies, operational procedures and performance standards.

You will also be required to deal with customer enquiries using the appropriate means in a polite and efficient manner, ensuring all necessary information is gathered from the customer and any other available source in order to resolve customer enquiries or process claims.

Previous experience would be an advantage but full training will be provided, however you will need:

  • Experience of working within a fast paced and demanding environment.
  • Excellent communication and customer skills.
  • Ability to recognise error and irregularity.
  • Ability to accurately input information into computer systems.
  • Experience of accurately maintaining and interpreting personal and financial information.

If you want to be part of an enthusiastic and forward thinking team, with a varied and challenging workload - we would like to hear from you.

North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community. We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours, a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Gold standard.

Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form.

For further information, please contact Lindsay Circuit, Benefit Team Leader on (01263) 516349 between 10.00am – 4.00pm for an informal discussion.


Coaches and Volunteers wanted!

Our Community Sports Team is seeking North Norfolk based sports coaches and activity instructors to join its coach register.  Coaches on the register will be utilised as and when the need arises to help to deliver the Community Sports Teams current and future provision of sporting and physical activity opportunities to the community.  We would be delighted to hear from anybody who wishes to be included on this register.

We are also seeking to add to our pool of volunteers and would love to hear from anybody who may be interested in helping us to deliver our service to the community on a voluntary basis.  A volunteer role with us would suit those who are looking to gain experience in the sports and leisure industry and people with a strong belief in community and community based activities.

Please note volunteers will be required to undertake a satisfactory criminal records check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB).

Opportunities for coaches and volunteers are available now, so if you are interested in registering yourself as a coach or becoming a volunteer please contact Community Sports Manager Colin Brown on 07917834960 or colin.brown@north-norfolk.gov.uk

To apply for this job please complete an application form


Applying for a Job with NNDC

Application forms for advertised jobs at NNDC (including the temporary register) are available for download below:
Application Form0.53mb

The MS Word file can be saved to your computer and filled in electronically.  You can either print this out and send it to us at the address below or e-mail your completed form to: hr@north-norfolk.gov.uk

Please note that we cannot accept electronic applications via online storage.  These must be sent as an attachment via email only.

In order to read PDF files you need Adobe Acrobat Reader - it can be downloaded free from the Adobe website.

You can access job descriptions and person specifications for advertised roles and application forms from this website or alternatively you may contact our Job Line on 07661 001017 (24 hours) or by writing to Lauren Trotter, Human Resources, North Norfolk District Council, Holt Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9EN.

If you require any of the recruitment documents (application form, job descriptions, person specifications) in large print, Braille, alternative format or in a different language, please contact Human Resources on 01263 516035.

Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form.

NNDC also holds a temporary staff register for anyone looking for temporary administrative or clerical work.

If you have any queries about working for NNDC you can contact Human Resources on 01263 516035.  Alternatively, please e-mail us at: hr@north-norfolk.gov.uk.


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