Housing Options Manager

  • Location
    Kingston Upon Thames, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 27 - £ 28 / Hourly
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-102020-151926

HOUSING OPTIONS MANAGER


KINGSTON UPON THAMES


£27-28 HOURLY RATE


MONDAY - FRIDAY- 9AM - 5PM


3 MONTH ASSIGNMENT (POSSIBILITY OF BEING EXTENDED)


IMMEDIATE START



The role reports directly to the Corporate Head of Service - Community Housing and is directly responsible for the borough's Housing Options and Support portfolio.



THE HOUSING OPTION MANAGER'S MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • To ensure the effective and efficient operation of the Housing Options and Support Team, managing all aspects of the housing access, options and homelessness services and ensuring all statutory functions are provided to a high quality including advice and assistance, prevention of homelessness, homelessness assessment, reviews, placements and housing register applications under relevant legislation



  • Responsible for supervising the provision of both a cross tenure resettlement service to vulnerable households, and a cross tenure floating support service for older and vulnerable households.



  • To lead on service policy development and service improvement



  • Staff management duties including employee learning and development, recruitment, identifying training needs, conducting appraisals and regular one to ones with staff



THE IDEAL CANDIDATE MUST HAVE:



  • Previous housing options experience

  • Experience in managing a team

  • Ability to identify and understand the needs of both internal and external customers



Please note this role will involve working remotely until further notice.



*Please apply online with your CV. Please note that only successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted*













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Please apply with your CV to: Maisie Howell