Supported Housing Team Leader

Recruiter
Location
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Salary
£32,766 p.a. plus £1,670 p.a. essential car user allowance
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
NTXNU217764
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Supported Housing Team Leader
Towcester
£32,766 p.a. plus £1,670 p.a. essential car user allowance

Do you have relevant experience of working within a supported housing environment
either within a housing association or local authority and experience of introducing new
services and change management?

Encourage provides housing and support for adults with learning disabilities as well as homes for over 55s. These allow customers to maintain their independence while living in their own home. At the same time it gives family members peace of mind knowing that their loved ones are safe.

The Supported Housing Team Leader will help to deliver a service that is responsive to customers, offers quality, good value for money and operates within budget and processes. You will ensure the appropriate accreditations are achieved and to maintain
contract compliance for services in their area. Offering day to day leadership to a team
Of Home Support Officers and/ or Visiting Support Officers.

Can you prepare and manage budgets? Do you have thorough knowledge of housing
legislation, new initiatives, funding opportunities and good practice with regard to
supported housing management?

You will need the ability to lead, motivate and build an effective team and monitor
performance and procedures and review services in a changing climate. Can you write
clear and concise reports? Do you possess the interpersonal skills and a caring and
empathetic manner to portray to customers? You must be able to travel effectively
and efficiently to our sites.

If the above qualities sound like yourself, we would love to hear from you.

Our client is committed to implementing their Equality, Diversity and Customer Care Policy and are pro-active about the safeguarding of Adults and children.