Calling all passionate community minded people for exciting roles: Two Council Community Support Officers (starting salary £21,166).

Poynton is a thriving Cheshire village of 15,000 people and is situated on the edge of Greater Manchester. Poynton Town Council is an innovative organisation which has had 10 years’ experience of working with the Police at the forefront of Community Policing.

Poynton Town Council employs a team of Council Community Support Officers. These

positions will be a visible uniformed presence and will have accredited powers of enforcement.

Are you:

  • Community minded?
  • A good communicator?
  • Good at identifying problems and finding solutions?
  • Able to remain calm under pressure?
  • Do you possess tolerance and empathy combined with firmness?
  • Looking for an active work life?

If the answers to the above are yes, then please apply for one of these exciting roles. Pay scale rises from NJC LC1 SCP 11 –16 (currently £21,166 to £23,369) for the Council Community Support Officer posts.

You’ll usually work 37 hours a week on day and evening shifts, including weekends and bank holidays. Shifts usually cover the hours between 8am and midnight.

You’ll mostly be outdoors, patrolling residential areas on foot or bike. You may also work indoors, for example when giving talks to community groups and schools. You’ll be provided with a uniform. The post is subject to Police and DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) vetting.

For a full job description, employee specification and application form, or for further information, please email Haf Barlow, Town Clerk, on or ring 01625 872238, or call in to the Civic Hall between 10am and 4.00pm.

The closing date for applications is 2nd October 2020.