Monitoring Support Officer - Crawley
Posted on Dec 19, 2018 by Anonymous
Capita's Electronic Monitoring Service (EMS) is currently looking to recruit a number of Monitoring Support Officers to support their Field team. This is a part time, 6 month fixed term contract, working between 18 and 30 hours per week.
Are you a team player with customer facing experience? Are you motivated to do your best, dedicated to providing excellent customer service and looking for a new challenge where no two days are the same? Are you willing to travel during your working hours?
If you can answer yes to all the above, then you could be just who we are looking for.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a role, which requires regular and continuous travel during your shift. You will be picked up at the start of your shift and dropped off at the end having spent you shift accompanying a Field Monitoring Officer as they carry out their duties.
We are responsible for installing and decommissioning electronic monitoring equipment in the homes of those subject to an electronically monitored curfew. Our business operates 24 hours per day, 365 days a year and you will be expected to work a range of evening shifts, including weekends, and bank holidays on a rotating roster pattern.
This is a frontline role which will require you to enter the homes of those on curfew alongside a colleague, with the purpose of installing and calibrating monitoring equipment, so that the person on curfew can be detected within the boundaries of their property.
What you will do:
* Accompany the Field Monitoring Officer as they install and decommission curfew equipment in subject homes during their curfew hours
* Clean equipment and quarantine equipment which needs to be held for evidence
* Complete paperwork in a timely and accurate manner, ensuring legibility of any written reports
* Ensure all standard operational procedures are adhered to and contract compliance is maintained at all times
* Attend court as required (please note this is rare and may not be required)
* Ad-hoc duties as directed by your line manager
* Attend team meetings and meetings with your line manager
Your ideal experience will include:
* Experience of working in a customer facing role
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Excellent standard of verbal and written English
* Able to work flexibly on a shift rota basis
* Ability to work well as part of a team
* Full UK Driving Licence
* The flexibility to travel within shift hours
* Basic I.T skills internet, emails
* Excellent communication skills
About Capita Electronic Monitoring Services
Capita EMS is contracted by the Ministry of Justice to provide electronic monitoring services (including 'tagging') across England and Wales. Electronic monitoring technology is used to deter individuals from breaking their curfews and places a stronger emphasis on rehabilitation, helping to ensure public safety across the country, while addressing the growing concerns about overcrowding in prisons.
Electronic Monitoring Services are part of Capita Plc., the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.
What's in it for you?
At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.
As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday pro rata for an initial six month fixed term contract, and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.
You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.
What we hope you will do next
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Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.
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