Neighbourhood Services Assistant

Posted 10 July 2024
Salary Up to £18.00 per hour via an Umbrella Company
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameGrace Lane

Job description

We are currently partnering with one of the UK’s most trusted social housing providers based in the West Midlands, who are recruiting for a Neighbourhood Service Assistant to join their passionate team on a temporary basis.

This will be a 3–6 month contract initially, working full-time hours. It offers hybrid working with up to 2 days working from home and the rest working in the office and on patch.

Ideally, the successful candidate for this role will have access to their own vehicle, and a Basic DBS dated within one year.

The pay rate for this position is up to £18.00 per hour via an Umbrella Company.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Aiding and supporting the delivery of the neighbourhood inspection programme

  • Supporting the neighbourhood teams and estate services team in the management and delivery of the estate services

  • Working closely with the Safer Neighbourhood’s Team, Neighbourhood Team Leaders and Neighbourhood Services Manager, to support the collation of statistical information

  • Ensuring systems are in place to support the effective management of budgets

  • Assisting with the coordination of referrals and respond to a variety of tenancy related enquiries

  • Providing administrative support as required to other areas that fall under housing

Experience required:

  • Experience delivering excellent services and achieving high levels of customer satisfaction

  • Understanding of relevant Housing legislation and tenancy agreements

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Able to manage, organise and prioritise own workload

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written

  • Passionate about making a difference in the lives of others

Working hours:

  • 37.00 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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