Job Details - Private Rented Housing Engagement Officer - General Environmental Health

Private Rented Housing Engagement Officer - General Environmental Health

Ref: PCHRA16377/8258

Salary: £27,041 to £30,451 per annum (Grade 7 SCP 22 to 26)
Closing Date: 12:00, 05 August 2021


Internal Applicants Only

We have an exciting opportunity for TWO Private Rented Housing Engagement Officers in the General Environmental Health Team, within the Environmental Health & Trading Standards Service.

Funding is being provided by Welsh Government for this post with the primary purpose of preventing homelessness and supporting people to have the capability, independence, skills and confidence to access and/or maintain a stable and suitable home.

This post will enable the Council to positively improve access to good quality homes in the Private Rented sector to increase housing provision for homelessness.

Applicants must possess a good knowledge of Housing Standards in the Private Rented Sector and hold a relevant qualification at HNC, Diploma or a higher accredited BSc/MSc degree in Housing or Environmental Health or a construction science (eg Building Studies) or Health and Safety (e.g. NEBOSH Diploma).

This post is subject to a Standard DBS Disclosure.

For an informal discussion, please contact:- Celvin Davies, Team Leader- General Environmental Health, on 01639 685613 or email

You may apply online, download an application pack or contact the HR Recruitment Team by e-mail at or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

Welsh: Not Required

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on

Hours:37 PER WEEK
Location:Environmental Health & Trading Standards Planning and Public Protection, The Quays, Baglan, Neath