Housing Manager

  • Job Reference: 6966660/001
  • Date Posted: 19 June 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: Greater London, England
  • Salary: £18.00 to £21.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months initially
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Housing Manager – Urgently Required

Our client, a supported housing organisation in London, is urgently seeking a Housing Manager to oversee the running of a service. The role will require a passionate individual with previous experience in housing management.

Position:          Housing Manager  

Period:            3 Months initially with potential to go permanent

Shifts:              Monday to Friday

Hours:             40 hours a week

Location:         London

Rate:               £18-£21 per hour LTD/umbrella

DBS:                Enhanced required

Duties for this role will include:

  • Overseeing the day to day running of the site and address any issues in performance

  • Direct line management of a team leader and indirect management of 8 supported housing officers

  • Ensuring the effective day to day running of service and writing strategic plans to further develop the site

  • Involved in the development and training of staff ensuring that they are appropriately supported in carrying out their position

  • Manage any issues relating to safeguarding and escalate appropriately

  • Experience relating to homelessness, housing management, temporary accommodation and supported living

Essential requirements:

  • Previous experience working with mental health, domestic violence and substance misuse clients 

  • Proven track record in management of a large supported housing team

  • Ability to apply appropriate housing legislation to support staff and clients with queries

  • Desire to develop a team within a growing organisation

Strict social distancing is in place within the scheme and PPE will be provided.

If you would like to be considered for this position or for any housing opportunities please contact the Housing Team on 020 7557 7667 for email your CV to Housing@venngroup.com

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