Part Time Housing Management Worker - Birmingham

Recruiter
St Basil's
Location
Lyng
Salary
£19,370 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: PART TIME HOUSING MANAGEMENT WORKER

REPORTS TO: SERVICE MANAGER - HOUSING MANAGEMENT SERVICES

HOURS: 18.75 HOURS PER WEEK (PART TIME)

SALARY: SCALE 5, POINTS 22-25, £19,370 - £21,244 PER ANNUM

BASED FROM: ST BASILS, SANDWELL PROJECT

CLOSING DATE: FRIDAY 28TH JULY 2017

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To ensure that a range of housing management services are provided to young people. This will include paying rent, reporting repairs supporting Youth Engagement Services, claiming benefits, maximizing income, ensuring Welfare Reform compliance, budgeting, grants and debt management. Ensuring that Health and Safety is not compromised in any way. Overall to assist young people in achieving their aspirations and a successful transition to adulthood.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL

  • Experience of working with young people in any of the following settings: Youth Work, Residential or Social Work, Probation/Criminal justice, Community Work, Education and Training, Housing or Support Work.
  • NVQ 3 (Care, Advice and Guidance or other relevant/equivalent qualification).
  • Experience of supervising volunteers or students.
  • Up to date knowledge of welfare rights, resources etc.
  • Able to understand the difference between friendship and support.
  • Able to carry out calculations in order to calculate figures, budget costs, monitor budgets
  • Able to advise young people on welfare rights and available resources and how to access them.

Please note: CVs and Handwritten Application Forms are not accepted

Interviews will be held on Thursday 3rd August 2017

St Basils is committed to a policy of ensuring equality of opportunity in employment for all, and to taking action to avoid discrimination.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies.