Supported Housing Centre Manager

27000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
23 Jun 2021
21 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Baird and Co Recruitment, a specialist Social Housing recruitment firm, are currently seeking a specialist Supported Housing Centre Manager for a new service.

Starting in August, working 37.5 hours per week, this would be a brand new role, the Supported Housing Centre Manager would be responsible for running a Centre specifically designed to support homeless service users to get back on their feet.

Previous experience in a range of disciplines are being considered, although a working knowledge of supported housing or homeless support would be highly advantageous.

The Supported Housing Centre Manager will be expected to:

* Develop the centre's services, taking a partnership approach and being responsible for managing a team of staff and volunteers

* Working with stakeholders and partner organisations in a collaborative way on joint projects, acting as a point of contact for day-to-day operations

* Monitoring health and safety and safeguarding whilst supervising day to day and longer-term building maintenance, including cleaning and security

* Leading a team of staff and volunteers to deliver a safe and successful shared community space

* Participating in centre evaluation and monitoring, including distributing, collecting, and inputting feedback forms and case studies

* Responding to unforeseen and crisis situations and being available for emergency cover

The below is essential to secure the Supported Housing Centre Manager post:

* Experience of supported housing, or working with supported housing partners

* Experience of managing a busy customer-focused service

* Staff management including coaching and training

* Proof of strong partnership working

* NVQ level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care or relevant qualification (or working towards) or Management Qualification (or working towards)

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Please note an enhanced DBS check will be required to be undertaken.

If interested, want to discuss similar Supported Housing Centre Manager roles or are looking at other Social Housing positions, please get in touch with Matt Baird