Senior Housing Support Co-ordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Scale 5 (£24,964 to £30,153)
Location: Council Offices. Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester
Working Pattern: Full time
Advertised By: Blaby District Council
Post Number: REQ00363
Job Category: Housing
Advert End Date: 13 August 2017
SENIOR HOUSING SUPPORT COORDINATOR – LIGHTBULB
£24,964 to £30,153 per annum
37 hours per week
Lightbulb is a partnership Programme supported by the seven District Councils in Leicestershire and Leicestershire County Council. It brings together a range of practical housing support into a single point of access or referral. The overall ambition is to maximise the contribution that housing support can play in keeping vulnerable people independent in their homes.
The Senior Housing Support Coordinator role will have responsibility for the day to day management of a team of Housing Support Coordinators based in localities throughout Leicestershire, who will be working with service users to enhance their quality of life.
You must be able to manage staff with varied experience to provide a holistic approach to customers.
You will have a wide range of experience in working with vulnerable adults and experience of working with key stakeholders and partners to get the best outcome for service users.
You will have experience of working in a housing, health or social care setting (including experience in the voluntary sector with this focus).
You must be able to work within a changing environment, with the motivation to drive forward improvement in a developing team and service area.
The role will be based at Blaby District Council Offices in Narborough but you will be required to work across the whole of Leicestershire visiting staff at different sites.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme, childcare vouchers and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the links below: Working for us and Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Teresa Neal, Lightbulb Service Manager on 0116 272 7687 for an informal discussion.
The Main Council Offices are in village called Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre. Click on the link for further information on where we are: How to find us
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
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Closing date: 13th August 2017 (midnight)
Interview date: 21st August 2017