Senior Registration Officer (Fixed Term 12 months)
Senior Registration Officer X3 - One Year fixed term contract
This is an exciting opportunity to join Waltham Forest Registrars Service, which provides a range of services including birth, death, marriage, civil partnerships, citizenship and nationality checking services. The Senior Registration Officer will be responsible for registration of births, deaths, taking Notice of Marriage and Civil Partnerships (CPs), conducting Statutory and non-Statutory Ceremonies and to maximise income generation in line with the statutory framework delivering an excellent service to its users to agreed service standards. We are currently going through a transformation revamping our booking system and website to increase our services and income.
The Senior Registration Officer will be based within one of the teams within the Registration services, Ceremonies or Births and Deaths, who will deputise for the Team Leader and support other areas within registration services as required. The work week for this contract is expected to be Tuesday to Saturday with flexibility for in working evenings, Monday and Sunday. Previous registration experience is required and you will be expected to pass an enhanced DBS check.
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.
We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.
The Council is committed to meeting its 4 strategic outcomes contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:
• Promoting equality of opportunity
• Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage
• Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels
• Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent services to all.
Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.