Vacancy: Supported Housing Officer
Vacancy Type: Fixed Term - 12 months
Hours of work: Full Time (35 hours per week)
Salary: £25,421 - £27,589 per annum depending on experience
Location: Essex (including Havering, Southend & Braintree)
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Supported Housing Officer to provide housing management services to our vulnerable customers across Essex. You will be mobile working with an office base in Havering. You will be a hard working individual who works well under pressure.
You will be responsible for all housing management functions including sign-ups, carrying out health and safety checks, ensuring maintenance or repair work has been carried out, resolving neighbour disputes or incidents of anti-social behaviour and offering tenancy advice to our vulnerable customers or their support agencies.
You will be passionate about providing excellent customer service to our customers and other stakeholders. You will also have excellent communication and report writing skills, with a proven background of working with complex IT and housing systems.
Whilst normal office working hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, occasional out of hours working may be required to meet the needs of our customers.
All housing officer positions are essential car user posts to which an additional monthly allowance is paid.
At L&Q Living we love to develop our people. To us our people are key and we love to see them progress and grow in our company. As such we provide continued support and training as well as a number of in house and external training courses to help you within your role.
In addition to this we offer the following 'core' benefits:
·27 days annual leave pro rata
·Excellent Pension and life assurance scheme
·Season ticket loan
·Advantage Discount Scheme
·Health and Wellbeing scheme
·Excellent training and development function
Apply Now: to apply please click on the apply button below and complete an online application.
Closing Date: 16th March 2018
Safeguarding Recruitment Statement
L&Q is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of eligibility to work in the UK.
Equality & Diversity Statement
L&Q is a diverse organisation that represents differences in race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, background or personal circumstances - we welcome all applicants. We want everyone to feel valued and included at L&Q and to be able to achieve their full potential. L&Q is opposed to any form of unlawful discrimination and commits itself to the redress of any inequalities by taking positive action where appropriate.