Housing Tenancy Team Leader

Posted 6 April by Morgan Hunt UK Limited Easy Apply

Housing Tenancy Team Leader


Morgan Hunt have been instructed to recruit on behalf of a Local authority based in East Sussex for an experienced Tenancy Team Leader on a temporary basis.

We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced, committed individual to provide operational & strategic management to a busy tenancy team. The successful candidate will have previous experience line managing a team with social housing.

Main Duties:

  • Provide day-to-day visible leadership and effective management of the tenancy management team.
  • To support and develop others within the team in the areas of specialism as well as personally owning more complex cases.
  • Lead by example and take active responsibility for delegated corporate projects and strategies
  • Identify, maintain and promote effective partnership working with other service teams and organisation
  • Ensure robust and efficient tenancy management practice are in place and are delivered in response to tenants
  • Review and improve existing day-to-day operational arrangements
  • Enable the teams to achieve key targets, working with other teams across the Council. A priority will be to keep tenants in their own homes and reducing the number of tenancies that fail, preventing 'drift' into more expensive services and more intensive levels of support

Desirable / Essential Experience:

In depth knowledge and understanding of legislation in relation to housing
Sound understanding of wider council and housing strategy objectives, services and initiatives and an understanding of how these interface with delivery of housing services

Ability to provide leadership to the service management team and empower and motivate staff to ensure optimum delivery of services

Able to demonstrate extensive responsibility for the delivery of tenancy management services across a range of tenancy types within a social housing setting
Demonstrates a significant knowledge and understanding of housing and Landlord & tenant legislation applicable to tenancy management within a Social housing setting

Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills along with the ability to network and form effective working relationships

Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills along with the ability to network and form effective working relationships

If you are an experienced housing professional with management experience and are interested in an opportunity to work on an temporary basis or would like to know more about this vacancy.

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

Reference: 34845534

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