On-Call Firefighter Vacancies
We are currently recruiting for on call firefighters at Ashby (LE65 2GW), Melton (LE13 0NP), Coalville (LE67 3PU), Shepshed (LE12 9QE), Wigston (LE18 1PD), Billesdon (LE7 9AA), Oakham (LE15 6BQ), Uppingham (LE15 9RL), Market Harborough (LE16 9QG), Kibworth (LE8 0HQ), Hinckley (LE10 1LW), Lutterworth (LE17 4DZ) and Market Bosworth (CV13 0LT) Stations*
Please note that you will need to live or work within four minutes of the station you are applying for, with the exception of Market Bosworth and Billesdon which is six minutes.
*Please note that all stations advertised are subject to current vacancy availability.
For further details and to apply, please visit https://careers.leics-fire.gov.uk/
Advert opens: 08 November 2023
Closing date: 23:59 hours on 30 January 2024
New On-Call Firefighters will be paid an annual retaining fee on a pro-rata scale relevant to the hours of availability provided. Salary £1,087.20 (Trainee), ranging from £566.21 – £2,831.04 (Development) and £724.61- £3623.04 (Competent) per annum, plus £12.41 – £16.54 per hour and £4.77 disturbance fee.
Applications are also invited for dual contract positions at the above stations. If you are a current serving operational employee, please complete an eHR80 and submit it to the Watch Manager of the Station you are interested in. Alternatively, please contact the Human Resources Department on 0116 210 5615 for further information.
Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service is committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Furthermore, we want to create a work environment where everyone feels safe, can be themselves and can perform their roles to the best of their abilities. We have signed up with a number of nationally recognised organisations that promote equality, diversity and inclusion and we are working with them to help us achieve our objectives. These organisations include:
• Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion (ENEI)
• Department of Works and Pension’s Disability Confident scheme
• British Sign Language Charter
• Asians in the Fire Service Association (AFSA)
Annual Allowance – Please note that it is your personal responsibility to check whether by applying/accepting this position it would result in any Annual Allowance implications. A breach in the Annual Allowance threshold could result in a Tax charge. Further information on Annual Allowance can be obtained from our Pensions team.
Lifetime Allowance – Please note that it is your personal responsibility to check whether by applying/accepting this position it would result in any Lifetime Allowance implications. A breach in the Lifetime Allowance threshold will result in a Tax charge. Further information on Lifetime Allowance can be obtained from our Pensions team.
To apply for this job please visit careers.leics-fire.gov.uk.