Scheme Manager

  • Job Reference: KHP/6966260
  • Date Posted: 17 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Midlands
  • Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £10.00 to £12.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

VACANCY – Scheme Manager

Location:         Loughborough

Length:            End of July + Potential ongoing

Hours:             25 hours per week, Monday – Friday

Pay:                 £10 - £12 per hour

An opening has arisen for a Scheme Manager for an Extra Care Scheme based in Loughborough. This

position will require candidates with a strong work ethic and attention to detail. Given the nature of the role we will also require the appointed candidate to carry excellent customer service skills.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Promoting independent living and encouraging community integration
  • Arranging and participating in social activities to include coffee mornings and residents meetings
  • Providing welfare benefit advice and developed money management skills with service users
  • Liaising with local authorities, housing associations, the NHS and support services to deliver community involvement and independent living activities
  • Conducting risk assessments and support plans tailored to individual service users
  • Providing information on guidance and support options relating to housing, benefits and direct payments
  • Liaising with contractors to resolve repairs
  • Ensuring health and safety policies and procedures were upheld at all times

Essential experience/requirements:

  • Previous experience in a related role
  • Enhanced DBS

To discuss this excellent opportunity further, please contact Kimberleigh Parsons on 0121 616 0660, 0121 616 0660 , or alternatively email kparsons@venngroup.com with an up-to-date copy of your CV as soon as possible.

Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted. If you have not received a response within 48 hours please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.