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Team Leader (Accommodation)

  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: SD/22/177996
  • Published: Fri 07/01/2022, 13:05 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/01/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,003 to £37,890 dependent on Qualifications and experience.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Eastbourne Borough and Lewes District Councils, East Sussex

Contract: Permanent

The increase in homelessness and rough sleeping is an issue that affects all services in all areas of the country. This is an exciting opportunity to join our Housing Needs and Standards service as we shape new ways of working and respond to these unprecedented challenges.

You will be responsible for the line management of a team of caseworkers and senior caseworkers. You will work with your staff to ensure the delivery of a high quality Accommodation services, including the management of emergency and temporary accommodation and a number of commercial tenancies.

You will supervision. You will be responsible for overseeing and managing the day-to-day delivery of accommodation services and supporting your staff through personal development.

The Accommodation team is newly formed, and you will work closely with your line-manage to establish the ‘act on contact’ principles of the new team, including reviewing the customer journey and collaborative working with colleagues, partners and wider stakeholders.

As well as possessing excellent time management and communication skills, you should be resilient, and committed to delivering excellent customer service.

Experience of managing emergency and temporary accommodation is essential, so is a good understanding of the homelessness legislation and landlord and tenant law.

To apply please complete an abridged application form if you are an internal candidate applying for the role as a secondment or a full application form if you are an agency worker applying for the position on a fixed term basis.   Forms should be returned to: recruitment@lewes-eastbourne.gov.uk

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  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: SD/22/177996
  • Published: Fri 07/01/2022, 13:05 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 21/01/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,003 to £37,890 dependent on Qualifications and experience.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Eastbourne Borough and Lewes District Councils, East Sussex

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