Supported Housing Officer

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£19,141 per annum
01 May 2019
17 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Supported Housing Officer - Tyne Housing 

Our aim is to 'support people to the best they can be' and this is what we want you to be - the best. We offer a wide range of options for people who need accommodations complemented by a number of services including a heath centre, training, education and volunteering opportunities. 

We have recently enhanced our range of staff benefits and are modernising how we deliver services. We have a strong commitment to staff and user engagement where everyone's views and experiences are valued and you have the chance to shape our future. Working with a dedicated, committed and caring group of staff, Board and partners this post will appeal to anyone who wants to make a positive impact. 

We are a forward-thinking, dynamic company with a 'can-do' approach. Our aim is to make a difference to people's lives and support them to be the best they can be. If you think you can make a difference, then we'd like ot hear from you. 

We are currently recruiting for the following post:

Supported Housing Officer 

37.5 hours per week 

£19,141 per annum 

This role will be to support people wit complex needs in applying for benefits, mentoring them with life skills, signposting to other appropriate services and assisting with housing applications, helping them through the housing pathway. Duties will also include the day to day running of a house in multiple occupation. Candidates should have excellent communication skills and the ability to interact with vulnerable adults. 

This is a great opportunity to be at the forefront of support services in Newcastle and make a real difference to vulnerable peoples lives. 

Benefits include: 

  • 26 days holiday, rising to 30 after 5 years service + bank holidays + your birthday off 
  • Pension Scheme 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Death in Service benefit. 

Click 'Apply' below to download an application pack! 

Closing date for applications: Friday 17th May 2019 

Successful applicants will need to complete an enhanced Disclosure Check. 

Tyne HA is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefits Societies Act 2014 number 21011R and is a charitable housing Association.