Supported Housing Team Leader

Onward Homes
Merseyside, flexible
£29,000 - £30,500 pa
17 May 2018
31 May 2018
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Onward Homes (formerly known as Symphony Housing Group) is one of the largest registered provider of social housing, based solely in the North West of England.

In April 2017, we brought the Group together under the Onward brand to signal our intention to increase our impact and to make a greater contribution to the communities and customers we serve.  We are delivering a major transformation change programme, in the way in which we deliver services and how we are structured as a business.

As part of a continued focus on developing and shaping our customer services and supporting our wider neighbourhood strategy, we are looking for a Supported Housing Team Leader (1 post) to join our Operations Team. 


Reporting to the Wellbeing Manager, you will provide overall operational responsibility for the delivery of our supported housing service across the organisation, managing through an integrated approach that helps make a positive difference to the customer group.

You will provide line management and leadership to a team, managing resources to ensure that objectives are achieved; as well as developing and reviewing policy and procedures for the delivery of health and wellbeing services, across the whole organisation, ensuring that regulatory standards and best practice are adhered to. You will manage a dispersed team of supported housing specialists across the whole business ensuring that the specific needs of each neighbourhood, is provided in all aspects of supported housing, including regulatory standards, best practice, compliance, risk and policy and procedures.

The post holder will work closely with partner agents, ensuring that they comply with  all compliance and risk aspects of their role within each supported housing   scheme. You will monitor and risk assess each supported housing scheme, ensuring   all partner agents work within their commissioning contracts and the   organisations management agreements reduce risk to the organisation. You will   work closely with the neighbourhood teams, to ensure supported housing and   wellbeing services are part of neighbourhood plans and share information of   any legislative changes that may affect the neighbourhood metric information,   whilst building and developing a network of external partnerships that create   and enhance supported housing and wellbeing services across the organisation.  

To be successful, it is essential you have significant experience leading and developing a large dispersed team to high performance, as well as housing management regulations in relation to a supported housing context, working with and influencing external partners and developing services, whilst improving customer satisfaction.

Closing date: 31 May 2018

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