We are looking for a public minded and positive thinking Assistant Neighbourhood Services Operative (six months fixed term basis) to work as part of our Neighbourhood Services team. With a focus on consistently delivering an exceptional environmental service, and to support the Neighbourhood Services team and colleagues across Peterlee Town Council as we serve the people of Peterlee and beyond.
Hold a full clean driving licence that is appropriate to operate a range of horticultural equipment such as ride-on and hand grass cutters.
5 GCSE’s to include English and Maths or equivalent.
What’s on offer?
*Salary: Scale point 2 – £10.79 per hour
*Full time 37hours per week
Why work for Peterlee Town Council?
We offer great working conditions and terms including:
Access to the generous Local Government Pension Scheme
24 days holiday increasing to 29 days after 5 years, plus statutory holidays.
Free car parking
Staff wellbeing programme including cycle to work scheme, wellbeing activities, and more!
A well supported appraisal and personal development programme with good opportunities for training and development
It’s also a great place to work to help make a difference in our town. In our 2022 staff survey 100% of colleagues told us that they were proud to work for Peterlee Town Council. 100% of our colleagues also said that they knew what they needed to do to be successful in their role and that they had access to the things they needed to do their job well.
What happens next?
If you are interested in joining our team, then we’d love to hear from you.
You’ll need to complete the formal application form, but we’d also encourage you to get in touch with the Neighbourhood Services Manager Ian Hall on 01915862491 or email Ian.firstname.lastname@example.org, for an informal chat about the role before you do fill the form in.
Completed application forms need to be submitted by email to email@example.com no later than 12:00 noon on Tuesday 29th August 2023.
We’ll be shortlisting for interview during the next few days, we will contact successful people for interviews no later than close of play on Thursday 31st August 2023 and will be interviewing on Wednesday 6th September 2023.
We’re looking for the successful candidate to join us as soon as possible after that!
Please click on the links for full details of the role and application form –
Roll Up! Roll Up! Looking for something to keep the kids entertained at the start of the summer holidays?
Times: 10.30am – 2.30pm
The warm welcome Community Cafe located at Shotton Hall Banqueting Suites, Peterlee, SR8 2PH, has now closed for the summer season.
The Cafe will re-open on Tuesday 5th September from 9am – 2pm and every Tuesday.
If you enjoy hearty home-cooked food, this is the place to be.
Peterlee Town Council Sport and Wellbeing are launching a new Men’s evening activity at The Pavilion Sport and Community Centre, Helford Road, SR8 1ER.
The new Sport and Social session will provide a friendly and welcoming environment for men to ‘hangout in’, socialise and interact with one another.
The session also provides the opportunity to take part in some traditional pub games such as pool and darts. (Tea and coffee available – NO ALCOHOL)
The session will enable men to get more active by providing the opportunity to take part in a variety of sports activities such as –
Sessions are £2.50, no need to book, just drop in!
The session aims to support men and allow them to experience the benefits of social interaction through sport and physical activity in a relaxed and informal setting.
For more information on exercise class, and sport and wellbeing activities, please ring The Pavilion Sport and Community Centre on 0191 5869957.