Enforcement Team Leader West Northamptonshire Council Angel Station

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Angel Station
  • 31,869 - 34,663 £ / Year

West Northamptonshire Council

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  • £31,869 – £34,663 a year

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  • Part-time
  • Full-time


Angel Station


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  • Car scheme
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount

Full job description

About the roleWe have an exciting opportunity in our Highways & Transport Traffic Enforcement Team for an Enforcement Team Leader. We are looking for a highly motivated, efficient, flexible individual who has proven experience of operating at a senior level and will have experience of managing a team preferably in the field of parking, bus lane and moving traffic enforcement or local government.

What will you be doing?This role covers the statutory legislation governing parking, bus lane and moving traffic enforcement which is currently managed in-house. There are strict statutory timeframes so the role will be demanding so only those applicants who have the essential requisite skills and legislative knowledge as detailed within the Job Description will be considered for this post. The role is to develop further a forward-looking service that meets our primary objectives of improving road safety and reducing congestion on our road network.

The workload will be extremely varied and will require you to be flexible and use your own initiative to meet the demands of the role.

The role will include but not limited to:

  • Supervision of the dedicated Enforcement Investigation officers
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and manage the workload of yourself and your team within statutory timeframes
  • Day to day responsibility for the processing systems
  • Complaints
  • Freedom of Information requests
  • Provision of accurate reports, statistics and case information
  • Ordering goods/services and processing suppliers invoices
  • Regular policy reviews, keeping abreast of changes in legislation & implementation of appropriate changes

The role will have some flexibility but you will be required to come into the office on a regular basis.

About youWe are looking for someone who can work to tight deadlines, under pressure, and who is friendly, reliable, willing and ready to learn new things.

Applicants will need to be comfortable working as part of a team, be able to demonstrate excellent communication and listening skills, along with a commitment to continuous improvement. You will need a good level of IT skills and have a good attention to detail.

About usWe’re a new council, following one of the largest shake-ups in local government reform in recent history. As a new authority, we’re embarking on an exciting journey to deliver exceptional services for our residents, customers and communities.

Our vision at West Northamptonshire Council is ‘to make West Northants a great place to live, work, visit and thrive’. We truly stand by this and work hard every day to make this a reality. Our corporate values, THRIVE, stand for: Trust, High Performance, Respect, Innovate and Empower, they underpin everything we do and how we deliver services.

Hear more from our Chief Executive, Anna Earnshaw, about what it’s like to work at West Northants Council https://youtu.be/lV0EfeUF4aU

At West Northants Council, it’s about our people. People who thrive with ambition, bubble with new ideas, demand better ways of working, caring about every detail, and who never shy away from a challenge. Our culture is a gateway for new experiences. A place to forge new opportunities. To empower you in your career and unite you with like-minded people.

When potential is unlocked, talent thrives.

Choose a career that offers you a true sense of achievement, fills you with pride and challenges you in a positive way, every day.

West Northants Council, where careers thrive.

Should you require the Job Description in another format or language, please contact: Careers@westnorthants.gov.uk


Our benefitsWe offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, these include:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement starting at 28 days annual leave per year, 29 days for senior managers (pro rata, depending on how many hours per week you work), plus bank holidays. An additional 5 days, linked to continuous service, and ability to purchase up to 6 weeks additional leave per year.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Local Government Pension Scheme plus immediate life cover (3 times your annual salary from day one) and ill-health protection.
  • Employee discounts with local and national retailers, days out, finance, health and beauty, travel and eating out plus lots more.
  • Car Lease scheme
  • Payment of professional subscription / membership – If your job description requires that you are registered with or are a member of a professional body, WNC will pay for your professional subscription or membership fees.
  • Employee Assistance Programme – We have an employee support programme run by Health Assured, an independent, external organisation. Health Assured is available for you and your immediate family members, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and includes telephone counselling, legal advice, bereavement support and medical information.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities.
  • A variety of flexible working options to support your work/life balance, including full or part time, term time, 9-day fortnight, etc. (subject to business needs).
  • Our West Ways of Working – We want our workforce to thrive, and we equip our employees with the right technology to support hybrid and collaborative working, on or off site, depending on the role.
  • Making a difference – If you want to use your skills and experience with an organisation that are genuinely invested in making a difference, are committed to improving people’s lives, and whose success has a direct impact on the wellbeing of your family, friends and people in your local area, then West Northamptonshire Council is the place for you.

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Ethan Anderson

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