£25,086 - £27,594pa pro rata + £750 car allowance
Permanent, 23 hours per week
Our client is currently seeking a Community Officer to work within their supported housing department in Chippenham.
On a part time basis you will to provide an excellent service to all their customers and work with partner agencies to help customers achieve an independent and positive life and to enhance the environment and communities within the schemes and neighbourhoods.
Reporting to the their sheltered services manager you will ensure the delivery of high quality holistic services across their older people's accommodation. You will be responsible for the overall management of the homes within their sheltered housing stock and for the provision of a support service to elderly and vulnerable leaseholders.
You will also deliver health and safety within the communal areas, maintain accurate records and work with the commercial and service charge team to deliver a safe and efficient service.
Qualified, capable and willing to gain qualification and/or have equivalent level of skills and experience to CIH/NVQ Level 2 in Housing/Support are essential. A good standard of general education and the ability to use email, microsoft office and other relevant IT systems is also required. Report writing, data analysis and a working knowledge of welfare benefits, relevant legislation, and how to access sources of funding and services for people who are struggling financially is also needed.
Closing date: 20 October, 2017 @ Midday
Interview date: 31 October, 2017