Be a part of Census 2021
CENSUS TEAM CO-ORDINATORS
SALARY: You will be employed on a fee pay basis and receive a total fee payment of £3,600 (gross) paid in monthly instalments
DEPARTMENT: Department of Finance, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency
LOCATION: There will be an average of 14 posts in each census area, with the exception of Belfast which will have approximately 28. Census areas will be broadly aligned to local government (council) districts:
- Antrim and Newtownabbey
- Ards and North Down
- Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon
- Causeway Coast and Glens
- Derry City and Strabane
- Fermanagh and Omagh
- Lisburn and Castlereagh
- Mid and East Antrim
- Mid Ulster
- Newry, Mourne and Down
Employment Period: Temporary appointment from 17 February 2021 to 11 May 2021.
The census takes place once every ten years and is a count of our population and housing. It is the largest and most complex statistical exercise undertaken in Northern Ireland and provides a benchmark on the size of our population. Census statistics are also used by central and local government, health providers, academia, commercial businesses and others to develop policies and plan services.
The next census is planned for 21st March 2021 and will be managed by the Census Office within the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA). We are seeking to recruit Census Team Co-ordinators across Northern Ireland to undertake the census field work.
As a Census Team Co-ordinator you will work from home and you will have direct responsibility for a small field team of Enumerators. The role will include training, supporting and effectively managing your team of Enumerators and monitoring enumeration progress in the area for which you are responsible.
Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 23 October 2020.
For more detailed information and to apply, please CLICK APPLY FOR THIS JOB.
The Northern Ireland Civil Service is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT.