Directorate: Adult Social Services
Starting salary: JM2:- £35,745 per annum
Location: Based in the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Friday 25 June 2021
We have an opportunity for a team manager role within our new Projects and Lettings Team. The team secures accommodation for those facing homelessness and this can be either temporary/emergency accommodation or tenancies in the private rented sector. It also develops and implements projects and policy on wider housing issues to ensure continuous service improvement.
You will be responsible for managing a small lettings, placements, projects and tenancy support team to deliver a high quality customer focussed approach to securing accommodation. This includes developing and maintaining robust partnerships with social housing providers and private landlords
Experience and understanding of the challenges within the housing market and those of vulnerable households is essential. As well as a broader understanding of the policy and legislative framework relating to housing and experience of supervising and mentoring staff to reach their full potential and achieve positive outcomes for households in need.
Want to know more and apply?
For an informal discussion, please contact Kay Eccles, Housing Solutions Service Leader on 01934 426488.
Visit www.n-somerset.gov.uk/jobs to download an application pack and apply online.
Anticipated interview date: To be confirmed
North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.