• Location
    Hounslow, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference





£19.17 PER HOUR

Adecco are currently recruiting for a Sheltered Housing Team Leader to work within a Local Authority based in Hounslow.

The Sheltered Housing Team Leader will be required to Report to Specialist Housing Manager and responsible for the efficient and effective running of the Sheltered Housing Service for Sheltered Schemes for a designated area in the Borough

  • To work effectively as part of the Council's services for older people. To work with other Council departments, Sheltered Housing tenants and staff

  • To promote a philosophy of putting service user needs first at every opportunity and to put in place management arrangements that work to action this.

  • To work with key stakeholders in improving service quality and promoting creative and innovative ways of tackling local problems, ensuring services delivered meet the needs of our community and are accessible to all users.

  • To work with other officers in the Directorate and where appropriate other Departments to ensure services are integrated at the point of delivery and at the strategic planning level and to identify new opportunities for business efficiencies.

  • To support organisational change ensuring the appropriate systems of performance and development, communications, equality measures, monitoring and review are in place.

  • Participate in the Council's emergency planning and responses to emergency situations.

Essential Skills & Experience;

  • Two years' experience of working with older people in a housing, support or related area

  • Two years' experience of managing and supervising staff.

  • Experience in undertaking project work and prepare reports for senior staff

  • Experience of managing and implementing change.

  • Knowledge of supporting Government initiatives on services for older people.

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety issues affecting the management of sheltered schemes.

  • Knowledge of housing management and general good practice in sheltered housing.

  • Demonstrable experience of successful team / staff management

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Charlotte Rowe