Current Vacancies

Current job vacancies available to apply for at Mendip District Council and partner organisations.

To search for all job vacancies and view job description please go to our external vacancy portal and use the search facility.

Mendip District Council Recruitment Portal

Mendip District Council's Current Vacancies

Joint Independent Remuneration Panel member

Mendip District Council has a vacancy to fill on the Joint Independent Remuneration Panel that advises Somerset County Council, Somerset West and Taunton and Mendip Councils on the payment of allowances to their councillors.

To be eligible to join the Panel as a volunteer you must:

  • Not be a councillor on any of the council's listed above
  • Be interested in public services
  • Have no personal or business relationships with the councillors of any of the councils listed above.

Although there is no salary for this voluntary role, Panel members receive a travel allowance for attending meetings.

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For further details, email David.Clark@mendip.gov.uk or Claire.Dicken@mendip.gov.uk or telephone 01749 341539 or 01749 341341.

  • Closing date for applications: Friday 20th March 2020.
  • Informal interviews: Tuesday 31st March 2020.

Case & Management Support Officer

We are looking for a bright and enthusiastic person to join our Community Health Team.  This is a great opportunity for a team player with exceptional organisational skills to work across a variety of disciplines making a real difference to protecting public safety and improving the wellbeing of the residents of Mendip.  

  • Salary range: £20,457 - £21,996
  • Full Time 
  • Closing date for applications: Wednesday 4th March 2020
  • Interviews: Wednesday 18th March 2020

For more information and to apply, please visit the Mendip Recruitment Portal

CCTV Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed CCTV to work within CCTV Enforcement Team. You will be required to deal with all aspects of CCTV ranging from the monitoring of cameras, interaction with other public sector agencies, producing evidence packs and completing required maintenance checks of equipment in order to maximize the benefits to the community and reduce crime and anti-social behaviour within the district. Skills and experience in working in a CCTV setting and within relevant legislative requirements will be essential.

  • Salary: £22,764 to £24,750
  • Location: Shepton Mallet
  • Closing date for applications: Monday 17th February 2020

For more information and to apply, please visit the Mendip Recruitment Portal

Non-Mendip Vacancies

SWAP Audit Services

SWAP Internal Audit Services (SWAP) is a not for profit company limited by guarantee and one of the largest public sector Internal Audit Partnerships in the UK. SWAP is a highly successful and respected provider of internal audit services.

Senior ICT Auditors and ICT Auditors

We are always keen to receive applications from Senior ICT Auditors (salary up to £38,813) and ICT Auditors (salary up to £25,295). 

For more information see the relevant job description and specification, visit SWAP website www.swapaudit.co.uk or for an informal discussion please contact Darren Roberts, Assistant Director, ICT on 07720 312466.

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To apply please send your CV and covering letter to hrandpayroll@swapaudit.co.uk.  The covering letter should clearly explain why you are applying for the post detailing your relevant skills and experience.

SWAP Auditor

  • Salary: £19,554 - £25,295
  • Location: Taunton - Somerset County Council
  • Closing date for applications: 26th February 2020
  • Interview date: 9th March 2020

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For more information and to apply visit SWAP website www.swapaudit.co.uk

SWAP Senior Auditor

  • Salary: £30,507 - £33,799
  • Location: Cheltenham - Cheltenham Borough Council.
  • Closing date for applications: 17th February 2020
  • Interview date: 24th February 2020

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For more information and to apply visit SWAP website www.swapaudit.co.uk

SWAP Senior Auditor

  • Salary: £30,507 - £33,799
  • Location: Wiltshire - Wiltshire County Council.
  • Closing date for applications: 24th February 2020
  • Interview date: TBC

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For more information and to apply visit SWAP website www.swapaudit.co.uk

Citizens Advice Mendip volunteering opportunities

Want to help your local community? Become a volunteer with Citizens Advice Mendip and help at the heart of the community. No formal qualifications or experience required. Comprehensive, free training provided.

For more information email Lucy at: volunteer@citizensadvicemendip.org.uk

Useful links for job vacancies in and around the Mendip area:

Please visit the Somerset County Council website for information about current vacancies
Please visit the Universal Jobmatch website for information about current vacancies
Please visit the Mendip YMCA website for information about current vacancies
Please visit the NHS Jobs website for information about current vacancies
Find an apprenticeship with GOV.uk
Spark Somerset Volunteer Opportunities