Leasehold Sheltered Housing Officer / Independent Living / Support Worker
6 months fixed term contract
18.5 hours per week
Salary £18,823 per annum, pro rata plus pension
Our client is a leading provider of housing and support services across the west of England.
As a Leasehold Sheltered Housing Officer your aim will be to ensure that an excellent customer focused service is provided to their Leasehold residents who are predominately older customers. You will be committed to supporting people to continue to live independently and ensure that our services meet (and where possible exceed) the needs of our customers.
You’ll be working flexibly in partnership with colleagues ensuring that customer voices are heard and outcomes are agreed with customers in relation to their housing and support needs.
You will build strong relationships with partner organisations, voluntary and community groups and have a commitment to partnership working on a day to day basis. You’ll also need to liaise with external agencies.
You’ll need to be well-organised, self-motivated and have excellent communication skills in addition to experience of working with people who have diverse and potentially complex needs. The ability to work with people and signpost to any support required is essential as is a positive can do attitude.
If this sounds like the exciting new challenge you’ve been waiting for and you’ve got the passion, the ideas and the energy, we’d love to hear from you.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check is required for this role.
Closing Date: Midday, 22nd March 2018
Interviews: 1st stage - 29th March 2018, 2nd stage - TBC