Head of Income & Lettings
£68,568 to £74,433
Grade - PO12
Waltham Forest is a place where people want to live, raise a family and start a business. It is also a fantastic place to work .
Over the past few years Waltham Forest, as a council has changed drastically, and despite the challenges of austerity, the Council continues to record high levels of resident satisfaction. As funding reductions continue, Waltham Forest is creating a council for the future.
We are the first ever London borough of culture and have been honoured with several other awards since then including the 2019 MJ Awards as Local Authority of the year.
Housing has a very high profile on the council’s agenda and to reflect this, the Housing Service, is part of Resident’s Services Directorate which is the hub of universal services to residents.
About the role
As a key member of the Housing Strategy & Options Senior Management Team, you will be responsible for a number of key services.
- Maximising rental income from our temporary accommodation for homeless families
- Ensuring that accommodation providers are paid in line with our contractual obligations
- Managing the allocation of social housing ensuring compliance with statutory provisions.
You will bring a wealth of expertise having managed a number of services in the housing options arena.
You must be able to deliver at pace , delegating appropriately whilst maintaining a strategic view.
Your technical ability is crucial to your success so must not be wanting as you will be expected to understand the necessary details to influence the strategic direction.
Closing date: 20th February 2022
Interview date: 1st/ 2nd week – March 2022
How to Apply
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