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Temporary Sheltered Housing Officer

  • Salary: £12.00 - £13.75 per hour
  • Location: Maidenhead
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Job reference J397

To start ASAP - Long term sick leave cover

Location: Maidenhead

Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:45 - 5:15 and Friday 8:45 - 4:45

Pay: £12.00 - £13.75ph

Job Profile:

To manage the day to day running of high quality sheltered housing schemes overseeing the maintenance, security, health and fire safety of buildings. Provide a range of housing support services that enable residents to remain living independently in their homes, promoting health and wellbeing and linking with local services to prevent social isolation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Tenancy management, service support and wellbeing promotion to residents within sheltered schemes
  • Decrease loneliness and isolation by assisting with creating support plans
  • Liaising with social care, healthcare and voluntary sectors to ensure residents are safe in their home
  • Working with residents and enforcement of arrears to maximise service charge and rent income
  • Promote protection matters and safeguarding by developing partnerships with relevant stakeholders.
  • To manage and maintain the compliance of fire safety and health & safety of individual properties
  • Support colleagues within the team

Person Profile:

  • Experience working in housing management services and support to older people
  • Experience working in supported housing environment and managing fire, health and safety
  • Experience in customer services
  • Experience managing conflict
  • Strong negotiation skills to resolve complicated housing cases
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Clean licence and car
  • DBS checked

Please note that we will only contact those candidates that we assess as suitable for the positions we have currently available based on their experience, training and skills that they identify. If you do not hear from us within 5 working days from your registration, please accept our apologies but we are unable to help you on this occasion.

Bucks and Berks Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment agency and employment business that is serious about its compliance with legislation. Bucks and Berks is acting as an Employment Agency in relationship to this role (if the vacancy is for a permanent position) or is acting as a Recruitment Business in relationship to this role (if the role is for a temporary position).