Census Support Advisor
 

Census Support Advisor
Salary: Volunteer role
Contract status: Fixed-term, March - May 2021 inclusive
Hours: Part time
Location: Sutton Central Library and Library at the Phoenix Centre

About the role
Do you have IT skills? Would you be interested in supporting others? Are you passionate about helping vulnerable members of the community?

Sutton Council’s Cultural Services have been successful with their application to the Good Things Foundation to deliver a coordinated support service for those Sutton residents completing the upcoming Census. Census 2021 is the first to be run digital-first and ONS are aiming for 75% of responses to be online. At two of Sutton’s libraries, volunteers will provide IT support for the duration of the Census for those who are unable to complete an electronic questionnaire themselves.

The two Census Support Centres will be located within Sutton Central Library and Library at the Phoenix Centre.

Cultural Services would like to welcome volunteers to this opportunity as a Volunteer Census Support Advisor to assist members of the public complete their Census forms online from within the library. Volunteers will be required to complete user-friendly online training in January/February 2021 and a standard DBS check will be conducted. The volunteer role will run from early March to May 2021 (inclusive) and a minimum of one 3 hour session per week must be completed, although additional hours or sessions will be welcomed.

To apply
If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please click the PDF document to find out more about this exciting, once in a decade opportunity!

The London Borough of Sutton is Disability Confident Committed.  We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role and ensure that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.   

It is our policy to ensure that all employees are recruited, trained and promoted on the basis of ability, the requirements of the job and similar, objective criteria. All employees are equally encouraged to take advantage of the opportunities for training and career development. It is also our policy to ensure that no employee or job applicant should receive more or less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, nationality, colour, ethnic or national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, or disability in any matters to do with employment. 


Closing Date: 31/01/2021

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once a sufficient number of applications has been received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
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Census Support Advisor
Salary: Volunteer role
Contract status: Fixed-term, March - May 2021 inclusive
Hours: Part time
Location: Sutton Central Library and Library at the Phoenix Centre

About the role
Do you have IT skills? Would you be interested in supporting others? Are you passionate about helping vulnerable members of the community?

Sutton Council’s Cultural Services have been successful with their application to the Good Things Foundation to deliver a coordinated support service for those Sutton residents completing the upcoming Census. Census 2021 is the first to be run digital-first and ONS are aiming for 75% of responses to be online. At two of Sutton’s libraries, volunteers will provide IT support for the duration of the Census for those who are unable to complete an electronic questionnaire themselves.

The two Census Support Centres will be located within Sutton Central Library and Library at the Phoenix Centre.

Cultural Services would like to welcome volunteers to this opportunity as a Volunteer Census Support Advisor to assist members of the public complete their Census forms online from within the library. Volunteers will be required to complete user-friendly online training in January/February 2021 and a standard DBS check will be conducted. The volunteer role will run from early March to May 2021 (inclusive) and a minimum of one 3 hour session per week must be completed, although additional hours or sessions will be welcomed.

To apply
If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role, please click the PDF document to find out more about this exciting, once in a decade opportunity!

The London Borough of Sutton is Disability Confident Committed.  We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role and ensure that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.   

It is our policy to ensure that all employees are recruited, trained and promoted on the basis of ability, the requirements of the job and similar, objective criteria. All employees are equally encouraged to take advantage of the opportunities for training and career development. It is also our policy to ensure that no employee or job applicant should receive more or less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, nationality, colour, ethnic or national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, or disability in any matters to do with employment. 


Closing Date: 31/01/2021

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once a sufficient number of applications has been received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.