Supported Housing Officer

Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary
£19,141 per annum
Posted
08 May 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Supported Housing Officer 

Our aim is to 'support people to be 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 accommodation complemented by a number of services including a health centre, training and 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 to hear from you. 

We are currently recruiting for the following post: 

Supported Housing Officer

37.5 hours per week 

£19,141 per annum 

The role will be to support people with 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 to make a real difference to vulnerable peoples lives. 

Benefits include: 

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

Click apply to download an application pack and for further information! 

Closing date: 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.