ENVIRONMENT AND HOUSING SERVICES
HOUSING OPTIONS TEAM LEADER
37 HOURS PER WEEK
GRADE G £32,234 to £35,745 per year
If you are committed to preventing homelessness and providing excellent customer service then this is a great opportunity to lead, motivate and coach an able team that’s determined to do just this.
The role provides an opportunity for an experienced manager who is looking to develop their career. The right candidate will have the confidence to manage and develop both the team and the service using their detailed knowledge of housing and homelessness law as well as their ability to inspire people. In addition, they will also want to build on their experience of working in partnership to create, evolve and improve services.
You will take a leading role in delivering Erewash’s Homelessness Strategy, influencing and working with partners to meet its objectives within the Homelessness Forum and across countywide strategic partnerships. Your ability to influence and lead others to deliver the Council’s objectives and make change will be tested but you will be supported in succeeding in this challenging area.
In return, we offer a competitive salary, flexitime working, access to a contributory local government pension scheme and free parking.
For an informal discussion about this opportunity please call Leah Taylor on 07712 691236 or Steven Shanahan on 07712 690928. No recruitment companies, please.
The closing date for applications is Monday, 27th September 2021 and interviews will take place on Monday, 4th October 2021.
To apply please visit www.jobs.derbyshire.gov.uk.
Alternatively an application form and job description is available from Personnel, Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5RP, telephone: 0115 931 6049 (24 hr voicemail), e-mail: email@example.com
The Council is positive about disabled people and those who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview.
The council also supports the Armed Forces Covenant and those who have previously worked in the armed forces and meet the essential shortlisting criteria will be guaranteed an interview. Please ensure that you make it clear on your application form that you wish to be considered under this criteria.
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.