RSA Typist (Police - Scale 3)

Service Care Solutions are looking for a Typist (Scale 3) for a vacancy which has become available in Chelmsford, Essex.

The main responsibility of this role is to provide an efficient and effective word processing and administration support service in respect of general word processing and the transcription of media recordings in varying formats.

To transcribe in an accurate, well presented, accessible and in a timely manner, media recordings in varying formats, on behalf of the Serious Crime Directorate, including transcribing distressing recordings of a harrowing nature and identifying and ensuring appropriate wording is used to transcribe the visual interpretation of DVD recordings, in support of the successful prosecution of cases and offenders via the Criminal Justice System.

The post holder will have a good standard of education to GCSE level or equivalent, including English Grade C or above.

Accurate grammar, spelling and punctuation are essential.
Excellent word processing and audio typing skills are mandatory with a high degree of accuracy.

An assessment typing test will be undertaken with a pass rate of 60% copy typing and 50% audio typing.
The post holder must have a working knowledge of computer systems, including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel and possess the ability to rapidly familiarise themselves with new and emerging technology.

This is a police-based role, so applicants will be subject to police security checks.
It is advised that applicants have a clean DBS/CRB within the last 3 years.

If you are interested in this vacancy, please ring 01772 208962 and ask to speak to Martin Cookson.

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