Duty Officer – Community Centres

HOURS: Part-time, 546 hours per annum, average 10½ hours per week (varies from week to week). Includes evenings and weekends

GRADE: NJC Scale points 11 – 14 (based on 546 hours: £5,720 - £6,069, plus additional hours payments where applicable).

CONTRACT: Permanent (subject to 6 months’ probation)

CLOSING DATE: 9am, Monday 14th October 2019.

INTERVIEW DATE: Friday 25th October 2019.

Braunstone Town Council is looking for a reliable person to provide safety and security of the Council’s premises to act as the first point of contact for all issues arising during the duty period and to ensure these are resolved where possible.

You will be the first point of contact, liaising with all visitors, including dealing with the needs and requirements of hirers, and booking enquiries in a polite and efficient manner.

You will also be a keyholder for the Council’s buildings including responsibility for responding to emergency call outs.

To be successful in this role, it is essential that you have a proactive approach, are flexible with your shift patterns (to include evenings and weekends), you’re willing to work at both the Council’s Centres and able to provide cover for both holidays and sickness.

Job Description & Person Specification

Information regarding Duty Officer post


Application Forms (CVs not accepted) and further details available below for both positions and from Braunstone Civic Centre.   Tel: 0116 289 9270. 

Braunstone Town Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Background Documents

Application Documents

Please submit your Application Form and Equal Opportunies Monitoring Form by the closing date to: Job Vacancies, Braunstone Civic Centre, 209 Kingsway, Leicester, LE3 2PP.   Email:

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Braunstone Civic Centre
Braunstone Town,
Leicester, LE3 2PP
Tel: 0116-2890045
Fax: 0116 2824785
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Our Community Centres

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Kingsway, Braunstone Town, Leicester, LE3 2PP.
Tel: 0116-2890045. 
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Off Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, 
Leicester, LE3 3RU. 
Tel: 0116-2890704

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Business Hours

Customer Service Shop
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm   (Closed on Public Holidays) 
Council Tax Payment 
Mon-Thu: 9.00am to 5.00pm  (Closed on Public Holidays)  
Fri: 9.00am to 4.30pm (Closed on Public Holidays)  
Braunstone Town Council Offices
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5pm (Closed on Public Holidays) 
Braunstone Civic Centre
Available for Hirings
Mon-Sat: 9am to 11pm
Sun: 9am to 10:30pm 
Thorpe Astley Community Centre
Available for Hirings 
Mon-Thu: 8am to 11pm 
Fri-Sat: 8am to 12 midnight
Sun: 9am to 10:30pm