Part Time Scheme Manager

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Longhurst Group
Aston-on-Trent, Derby
Salary: up to £9,443
30 Apr 2019
22 May 2019
Reference Number: LH222
Contract Type
Part Time

Scheme Manager


Salary: up to £9,443

Hours: 20 hours per week

Based: Lakeside Gardens, Aston on Trent, Derbyshire

Reference Number: LH222

Closing Date: Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 (Midnight)

Interview Date: Thursday, 6th June 2019

Do you want to work for a company where you can make a difference? 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to join our Leasehold Services Team, at Lakeside Gardens, Ashton on Trent in Derbyshire, as a Scheme Manager. Our new Scheme Manager will be based on site at Lakeside Gardens and be expected to work 20 hours a week, on a negotiable morning-based, 4 hours per day basis.

The Role

As part of our Leasehold Services Team, we are looking for a professional and caring person to manage a development of retirement properties.

Key responsibilities of our Scheme Manager will be:

  • To professionally manage the scheme designed for older persons, with specific responsibility in overseeing the general welfare of residents, dealing with emergencies, and encouraging the social welfare of our residents.   
  • Management of service delivery, with particular attention to housing management and maintenance issues.
  • Actively support the promotion of property sales, whilst also informing the Central Control and Sales Team of any relevant changes to resident’s circumstances

We are looking for an approachable Scheme Manager, with the ability to demonstrate:

  • A professional and friendly personality with a commitment to providing excellent customer care
  • The ability to support residents’ needs and a willingness to work additional hours when required
  • Excellent communication and administration skills
  • Strong competence in the use of Outlook, Word & Excel

How to Apply

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You will be directed to Longhurst’s  career page where you can download a copy of the Job Description and will be required to complete our application form. 



In return for your hard work and commitment, you’ll enjoy excellent employee benefits including: 

  • A competitive salary
  • A contributory average salary Pension Scheme
  • Generous paid annual leave starting at 25 days plus bank holidays and 3 additional concessionary days.
  • A commitment to learning and development
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Company sick pay (depending on length of service)
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave

About Us

Longhurst & Havelok homes is a member of the Longhurst Group. Longhurst Group is one of the UK’s top 10 leading housing providers, providing more than 22,000 homes across the Midlands and the East of England, and is a leading independent provider of care and support services. 

Passionate about people and committed to its vision of ‘Improving Lives’, Longhurst Group does not stand still and has an exciting future ahead with ambitious growth plans for housing, care, support and community investment.  

Everything we do is about helping people, enhancing their wellbeing and improving lives.

Why Apply

At Longhurst & Havelok homes we value and respect our people. We recognise that our success rests on the shoulders of committed staff and board members so we want to make sure that everyone feel supported and appreciated.

Being part of Longhurst Group means living our values. In it together, Heartfelt Service, Own it, Push the Boundaries and Fun and Fair. It is through our values we will continue to shape the future making a positive difference within our local communities, creating places where people want to live.

Vetting Requirements

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK. All shortlisted candidates will need to verify eligibility to work in the UK at interview, copies will not be taken. 

Proof must then be provided by day one upon successful candidature.

Equal Opportunities

The Longhurst Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applicants from minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities and invite applicants to contact the employer to identify any additional support they may need during the recruitment process.