Focusing on our residents & our community
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
The Brent Hubs Advisor will deliver a range of advice and support to local residents accessing the community hub network, incorporating Housing, Council Tax, Benefits, Financial Inclusion and Employment & Skills knowledge and expertise. They will work as part of a multi-agency, multi-disciplinary team to provide holistic support to local people, with a particular focus on the most vulnerable and those with multiple and complex needs.
The ideal candidate will have significant experience of providing a customer-focussed service in a demanding public environment. They will be a team player with experience of working closely with the community and voluntary sector and a passion for assisting vulnerable people to secure the best possible outcome for them.
Closing Date: 16 September 2021
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community. We positively encourage all applicants to self-identify their characteristics in the diversity survey section in the application.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that posts working with children, young people and vulnerable adults are subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.
Brent has a positive approach to flexible working.
As a disability confident employer Brent welcomes applications from people with all disabilities, including hidden disabilities and mental health conditions. We will interview any disabled applicant who meets the essential criteria. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made to any part of the recruitment process due to your disability, please contact us on email@example.com. Please note the information you provide will be treated fairly and confidentially.
Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.