Supported Housing Officer.

£18,141 - £19,588
29 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Supported Housing Officer. ​

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Housing Officer to play a key role and make a difference to the lives of people who suffer from blindness and sight loss.

Swail House is a supported housing scheme for people with sight loss located in Epsom, Surrey.  It offers blind and partially sighted people the choice of living independently whilst having a member of staff available to provide support when required.

Your role will be to deliver an effective and customer care based supported housing service to tenants in RNIB supported housing accommodation enabling them to maximise their opportunities for independent living.

To excel in this position you will have a NVQ 3 or other professional qualification in a related field or equivalent experience of working in a supportive setting including supported housing or social care. You will also have experience of working with people with disabilities and experience of using Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and Outlook.

You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to identify, develop and maintain effective and supportive relationships with tenants, colleagues and other professionals as well as be able to organise time effectively, prioritise workload and meet deadlines.

To apply for this great opportunity please click the apply button. For enquires please call: 0207 391 2257.

Closing date for applications Midnight, 27th Oct 2016.

Interviews will be held on 9th or 10th Nov 2016.

Ref: 8802

Hours: 36 per week

Salary: £18,141 - £19,588

Location: Epsom, Surrey

Contract Type: Permanent