Police National Computer Administrator
IMPORTANT: ALL Internal applicants are asked to upload current CV. You can also provide a ‘Supporting Statement’ as part of your application which may include some of the information you would normally include in the EOI.
We currently have an excellent opportunity to join our PNC team as a Police National Computer Administrator at the National Business Centre in Coventry. The successful candidate will be offered a fixed-term contract with an expected end date of December 2021.
In this role you will maintain the Police National Computer and Cafcass systems to receive and process requests for police information. In accordance with local and national policies, you will use specialist skills and knowledge to provide disclosure reports and advice to Family Court Advisors for use in their safeguarding assessments.
In this role you will access the Police National Computer and Cafcass systems to process requests for police information. In accordance with local and national policies, you will use specialist skills and knowledge to provide disclosure reports and advice to Family Court Advisers for use in their safeguarding assessments.
This role plays an important part in safeguarding the children and families Cafcass works with. You will be expected to have a minimum of NVQ2 or to demonstrate a willingness to work towards it in the future. You will need to demonstrate previous data entry experience together with a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office packages (particularly word, excel and outlook). You will need to possess clear and positive communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
If you join us, as well as a competitive salary, you will be entitled to benefits such as:
- Generous holiday entitlement
- Membership of a Local Government Pension Scheme
- Health & Wellbeing support, including Healthcare Scheme Membership
We’d also like to let you know of the timescales we are aiming to work to for this recruitment campaign. This will also help you know when you can expect to hear from us by.
Last date for applicants: 7th December 2020
Final Interviews via Microsoft Teams Video Call: w/c 14th December 2020
These dates are potentially subject to change, but rest assured we will be in touch as quickly as we can.
We hope you’ve decided this is a role you would like, if so click on ‘visit website’ and that will take you straight to our short application process and you can submit your CV.
Alternatively, if this isn’t quite the right role for you but might be interested in other opportunities with us, or you want to find out a bit more about us why should consider joining us, please visit www.cafcass.gov.uk/cafcass-careers.
We continue to closely monitor the situation surrounding the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and are following official guidance from the government and the advice given by Public Health England. We are continuing to recruit but are adapting our timescales and processes to reflect the guidance and advice. Therefore, if we progress your application we will engage with you remotely, either by telephone and/or video call.
We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We are also a Disability Confident Employer which further underlines our commitment to employ, train, retain and develop the careers of colleagues with disabilities.
Please be advised successful applicants will be subject to a range of pre-employment checks, including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS). In accordance with the DBS code of practice and our own policy, should an individual have a declared criminal offence an individual assessment will be completed. Further information on what the assessment covers can be found by viewing the Cafcass DBS policy.