Warwick District Council has great ambitions as a stock holding local authority, and we are seeking experienced, ambitious people to help us to deliver results.
We are seeking a motivated individual to strategically lead on the development, delivery, co-ordination and integration of the Council’s approach to statutory Homelessness and Rough Sleeping The role also includes the management of a direct access hostel. Following a successful Rough Sleeping Initiative bid, there are some innovative projects to progress to address rough sleeping and homelessness. The role also leads on Private Sector Housing Issues and the operation of the approved Housing Allocations Policy and Home Choice scheme.
You will act as the housing needs senior advisor providing assistance to the Head of Housing Services and members of the Council to form and deliver strategic business delivery options and to oversee the management of the Council’s Housing Needs function.
We are inviting applicants with experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams with a varied workload. This experience should include partnership working, both internally and externally in all relevant areas.
Customer service is key to everything we do, so being able to communicate with many audiences is a fundamental requirement.
To apply, visit https://www.warwickdc.gov.uk/info/20818/housing_vacancies/1514/housing_needs_manager
For an informal discussion about the post please contact Lisa Barker, Head of Housing on extension 01926 456043.
Closing date: 23 February 2020
Interview date: 23 March 2020