Vacancy posted: Monday, 25 Jun 2012
Salary: National Minimum Wage You will report to Service Manager, Performance & Information. This supported role will involve the post holder assisting with a range of communications tasks involving new media, printed materials, both internal and external communications, all relating to the role and function of Social Work Services.
Educated to HND level or above, you will possess an underpinning knowledge in the development and production of a range of publicity materials. With good interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate at all levels across a wide range of media, you will have the ability to organise, prioritise and manage your own work programmes, under supervision. In addition, you will be computer literate and competent in the use of the MS Office suite. This post is temporary until May 2013. Successful applicants for posts working with children or vulnerable adults will be subject to disclosure checks or the new PVG scheme.
Job Reference: FLK003289
Closing Date: 12-Jul-2012
About Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust
Falkirk Council is a unitary authority which provides all local government services for the Falkirk Council area. Covering 112 square miles, it has a population of 151,570 and extends from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the North as far as Limerigg in the south. The area contains varied countryside, including areas of considerable landscape quality. It also contains the port of Grangemouth and depends for its prosperity on a broad industrial base which includes sizeable industrial areas in Falkirk and Grangemouth. Council Headquarters The Council Headquarters are located in Falkirk but there are many service points throughout the area. The Council has in the region of 7,000 employees making it one of the largest employers in the area and has a net council general fund expenditure of £344.8 million for 2012/2013. Falkirk Councilís aim is to improve the quality of life for local people by working with all communities, sectors and groups to deliver high quality services which are accessible, accountable, responsive and provide value for money.