Job Detail

Scheme Coordinator

Date Posted
11/10/2021
Application Closing Date
07/11/2021 23:59
Hours
36 per week
Salary
£21,300.00 per annum
Location
Salford

Have you considered a rewarding career working in supported housing? Are you passionate about supporting older people to live independently? Would you like to work in a friendly environment supported by a close-knit team? If so, we definitely want to hear from you.

ForHousing is a progressive landlord that believes in improving lives by delivering real change, challenging the norm and delivering homes and places that create new possibilities. Our values Passion, Openness, Respect and Trust are key to delivering our vision to Improve Lives.

The supported housing team are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic person to join our team as a scheme coordinator, based in our sheltered schemes primarily in Salford

Offering housing related support with a focus on health and wellbeing is a fundamental part of the role. You will interact with residents daily, carry out wellbeing plans and tenancy visits, review and monitor support and risk assessments to encourage residents to achieve their goals. Working with tenants you will plan social events and activities that have a focus on reducing isolation and loneliness.

Your role will also entail managing our buildings to ensure standards are met. You will complete regular health and safety checks, block inspections and equipment testing.

You will also carry out initial assessments of applicants to establish their suitability for supported accommodation, completing the lettings process from start to finish.

Previous housing experience is not essential as we offer full training for the role.

Are you looking for a for a challenge where no two days are the same? Then this is the role for you!

Excellent communication skills and a passion for customer service is essential.

You will need to be able to work autonomously and productively as part of a team. Record keeping on varied IT systems is a daily task, you’ll need to be computer literate. Multi tasking is essential to this role, you must be able to prioritise tasks and organise your own time effectively.

Due to the nature of the role, you must be able to drive and have full access to a car for business purposes.

As well as a generous holiday entitlement, we offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including a pension scheme and staff discount club membership. We’ll also make sure you get the training and benefits you deserve.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Jill Swann-Hunter on 07714597931.

To apply for this role please send your expression of interest detailing how you meet the essential criteria of the post. Your expression of interest should be no more than 2 pages.

ForHousing is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We especially welcome applicants from the Armed Forces community.

Closing date: 7th November 2021

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