Democratic Services Officer (Ref: 10-1063)

‘People are proud to live and work in Slough where diversity is celebrated and where residents can enjoy fulfilling prosperous and healthy lives’.

Do you have a keen interest in contributing to the decision making processes at the heart of local government? Our team is committed to providing excellent services to our elected Councillors supporting meetings of the Council, Cabinet, Committees and Panels.

You will have an interest in local government, an eye for detail and ideally some experience of committee administration and/or servicing appeal hearings. You will also be able to work on your own initiative and operate effectively coping with competing priorities. In return we offer excellent development opportunities and flexible working arrangements.

The salary will reflect experience and person specification. Trainee Democratic Services Officer, Level 5, SCP 23 to 29, £22,601 to £27,738 per annum, or Democratic Services Officer, Level 6 SCP 30 to 35, £28,266 to £32,309, inclusive of local weighting allowance.

 The career grade structure allows progression from the Trainee grade to Democratic Services Officer grade if the required performance standards can be demonstrated. Please consider the personal specification and specify which level you are applying for.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Shabana Kauser, Senior Democratic Services Officer, 01753 787503.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 21st June 2018 at 5.00 pm

Interviews will be held on Thursday 5th July 2018

A job information pack and application forms are available below. Alternatively, you can call our 24-hour information line on 01753 875074, quoting ref: SGW/10/1063 or email: recruitment@slough.gov.uk Minicom service on 01753 875030.

Successful candidates will be notified in writing. If you have not heard from us in 4 weeks please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

We value diversity.

Online Application Form

Standard Application Forms are available on the General Vacancies Page