Regional Housing Officer
Vulnerable Adults Social Housing Provider
Salary: up to £22,381 to £25,190
Term: 6 Month Contract
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Regional Housing Officer to manage a portfolio of supported living, self-contained tenancies and shared ownership provisions throughout Leicestershire.
As a key member of their regional team, the Regional Housing Officer will actively enable tenants to flourish in their homes and build independent lives. The Regional Housing Officer will provide advice and support and delivering housing management services. The building of relationships is an essential part of this role, not only with tenants but also with their families, their carers and a host of external agencies.
Many of our tenants are vulnerable with a range of different needs including mental health, learning disabilities and challenging behaviour; the right candidate must understand and empathetic the client’s needs.
There are many duties that come under title of Regional Housing Officer including:
- Provide high quality generic housing management services Ensure all
- Provide assistance relating to welfare benefits
- Work in partnership with support providers
- Deal promptly with all issues relating to tenancy matters.
- Project management for special assignments
- Resolving complaints and improving procedures
As the Regional Housing Officer, you will have previous experience in a similar role and will have a good in-depth understanding of housing legislation (in particular housing management) with knowledge of learning disabilities and mental ill health issues within a supported housing context. Ideally you will Corporate Member of the CIH but this is not essential.
An established charity that have been offering housing solutions to vulnerable service users for over 30 years; they a fantastic care ethos and have won a number of award for the delivery of that care.
This position may be suitable for candidates with experience working within the following positions: Regional Housing Manager, Regional Housing Officer, Housing Manager, Housing Officer, Supported Living Manager, Contract Manager, Contracts Manager,
To apply for this or similar opportunities, please click the apply button or for more information please contact Dean at Coburg Banks 0121 362 2311.