Neighbourhood Investment Officer

20000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
26 Jun 2019
24 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
12 Month Fixed Term Contract

This role requires a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for business purposes.

About Us

Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing is one of the UKs leading providers of affordable housing and care and support services. We employ over 1900 people to manage and develop our large portfolio of nearly 56,000 homes serving over 75,000 customers across London, the East Midlands, Southern and the East of England.

Derby is a vibrant community with a wide variety of languages, cultures and beliefs represented in the area.

This role

We are currently looking for a Neighbourhood Investment Officers to join our team. In this role you provide support and advice to local community groups and organisations. You will develop new approaches to encourage and promote community engagement when delivering local programmes and projects.

You will co-ordinate collaborative joint working relationship between communities, people, organisation, groups and partnerships. Knowledge of community and voluntary sector is important.

There will be travel involved to various offices and schemes across Derby city and Derby shire.

What you'll need to succeed

An understanding of the importance and the principles of community involvement in development and partnership working.

Experience of working with culturally diverse communities.

Experience of enabling participation of excluded individuals and groups.

The ability to manage and report on projects against agreed targets.

Must be willing to work flexible hours as required.

Additional Information

Requirement to have full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for business purposes

What you'll get in return

In return, you will be exposed to the fast-paced environment where you can benefit from our comprehensive in-house training to continue developing and utilising your skill set.

We offer great benefits, in addition to generous holiday entitlement we provide:

life assurance with a matched contribution (up to 12%) pension scheme

enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave

salary sacrifice schemes and season ticket loans

eye care scheme

plus lots of voluntary benefits including cash back and discounts from high street names

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, take a look at the attached Job Description for more details and if it?s the ideal job for you, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for more information call us now on (phone number removed).

Interview date

Monday 22nd July 2019 & Wednesday 24th July 2019

Our promise

All employment decisions at MTVH are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.

"We are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations