Scheme Manager

Posted 25 April 2024
Salary Up to £17 via an Umbrella Company
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameAlexandria Blackwood

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a Housing Association based in Marstock, who are recruiting for a Scheme Manager on a temporary 10 week contract. The position is due to start immediately, with the potential for extention. The hourly rate of pay is negotiable up to £17 via an Umbrella company.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with vulnerable client groups, have a basic DBS certificate, or be happy to have one carried out, and have proven experience of Housing duties.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Being responsible for a caseload of clients withing the sheltered scheme to promote independent living and safety in their homes (55 years old +)

  • Co-ordinating support services from other agencies, careers and relatives as necessary within the sheltered housing scheme

  • Raising important issues with the relevant manager on own initiative and communicating instructions or requests to various department

  • Ensuring that key duties are completed in order to support the work of the services

  • Monitoring daily contact with tenants as required, being proactive in checking on their welfare in line with their individual support needs

  • Experience required:

    • Experience required in Social Housing

    • Experience working with customers within housing

    Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

    • Risk assessment and management

    • Compliance and due diligence

    Working hours:

    • 20 hours per week

    • Monday – Thurs (shift patterns may vary)

    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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