Avon and Somerset Police Investigations department is looking for Investigative Support Specialists. Your main duty will be to provide appropriate support and assistance to Investigative Officers.
We are looking for people to join the team who will work closely with investigators and victims completing tasks to help progress serious and major crime investigations and a variety of enquires, keeping people updated, completing and reviewing tasks and actioning accordingly.
Your duties will include liaising with victims and witnesses, booking appointments in line with their requirements, interviewing witnesses to obtain statements and compiling written reports and statements of evidence as appropriate.
To apply for this role, you will have the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing and have excellent interpersonal skills. You must have established organisational skills with the ability to prioritise your own workload and to use initiative.
Post holder should have ability to write concise and accurate reports.
It will be requirement to drive and hold a driving licence but reasonable adjustments will be considered for those who have a disability.
Working pattern – Flexible working, full time, part time and job share applications will be considered. Please specify if you are seeking an arrangement other than full time and how you anticipate this may be managed in the role you are applying for.
If an internal applicant who is at risk of redundancy / in need of redeployment has applied for this role and pass the selection process they will be offered the role over the remaining internal and / or external applicants.
Please be advised we are unable to supply any feedback after shortlisting.
Interviews are scheduled to take place in the week commencing 5th March 2018.
Type/Hours: Temporary, 6 months (Full Time, 37hpw)
Salary: £19,521 - £21,618 plus 12.5% shift allowances and 270.48 hours weekend enhancement
Application deadline: 23 February 2018, 17:00 (2 days remaining)
Location: Yeovil, Kenneth Steele House, Bridgwater or Concorde House, dependent on successful candidate