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Grade: Band B

Salary: £17,262 to £19,704

Closing Date: 25th June 2019

Diversity and Inclusion Vision: "Maximise the potential of people from all backgrounds through a culture of fairness and inclusion to deliver the best service for our communities"

About the role:

The Evidential Text Unit prepares typed verbatim transcripts and summary records of police interviews conducted under caution; typed witness statements; and 999 emergency telephone call transcripts in support of prosecution cases that are put before the criminal courts

Key Responsibilities:

Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals for the position of Evidential Text Assistant based at either Coventry police stations or police headquarters, Lloyd House. The successful candidate will work with a dedicated team to prepare the above typed documents in accordance with strict deadlines. Applicants should possess the following essential skills:
  • Excellent keyboard skills
  • Audio-typing AND copy-typing experience

The successful candidate will also have telephone contact with police officers and locally based Evidential Text Assistants. Therefore, it is desirable that applicants should also possess:
  • Good telephone techniques and communication skills
  • A working knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel
  • Familiarity with bespoke computer systems

Applicants will be subject to a typing test as part of the recruitment process.

For further details, please contact Stuart Knipe (Eastern Area Prosecutions Manager) by email at s.knipe@west-midlands.pnn.police.uk or TEL: 07584886397

Essential skills:
  • Excellent keyboard skills
  • Audio-typing AND copy-typing experience

The successful candidate will also have telephone contact with police officers and locally based Evidential Text Assistants. Therefore, it is desirable that applicants should also possess:
  • Good telephone techniques and communication skills
  • A working knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel
  • Familiarity with bespoke computer systems


West Midlands Police are currently undertaking a long term review of staff pay and conditions. The grade, pay and other terms of employment are therefore subject to review and may change in the future.

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City/Town
Birmingham
Address
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