Green Space and Bereavement Services Manager - Neighbourhood Services

Bridgend, Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
£41,551 - £42,474
15 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Communities Directorate

Green Space and Bereavement Services Manager - Neighbourhood Services                                      £41,551 - £42,474

37 hours per week

Bridgend County Borough Council is looking for a committed professional manager, with the relevant experience and knowledge, to manage and oversee its Green Space and Bereavement Service.

Ideally the successful candidate will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in a related discipline and through experience will have gained a broad knowledge and understanding of the management, the business activities and operation of green space facilities, cemeteries and crematoria and in particular will be familiar with Health & Safety controls as applied to the service area.

You will be assisting in the development and implementation of service plans, policy and strategies. It will be the post holder’s responsibility to advise senior managers and councillors in respect of matters relating to the Green Space and Bereavement Service Area.

Experience of working and liaising with clubs, community groups, voluntary organisations, etc., would be an advantage.

The ability to prioritise along with a flexible approach to work, and the ability to work on own initiative are essential.  A good level of IT skills will be required.

A current driving licence is essential