An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within our Retirement Housing Team. This role is based in Camden at a newly redeveloped Retirement Housing Scheme due to open in July 2019. The successful candidate will be working as part of a wider team of Scheme Managers providing a high quality housing service to 24 older people in the Camden area.
You will have experience of working with vulnerable adults in a semi-independent housing service, experience of resettlement and tenancy sustainment as well as a strong understanding of the needs of Older People. Experience of working on projects would be desirable. You will also have experience of completing risk assessments and possess a sound knowledge of welfare benefits and health and safety procedures for this type of service. This post is predominantly lone working so you must be able to prioritise your work and meet firm deadlines.
Do you have strong communication skills with the ability to promote independence, encourage tenant participation in activities and in service delivery? Are you a team player and able to foster good working relationships with tenants, families, colleagues and external partners? Are your administrative skills sound with strong IT skills? If so, we welcome your application.
How to apply
Please submit an up to date CV and a covering letter addressing meet the requirements of the role. To find out more about us please visit www.originhousing.org.uk, this role is also subject to a satisfactory reference and DBS check.
In return, Origin Housing offers a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, including generous annual leave, flexible working, cycle to work scheme, a contributory pension and discounted health scheme.
Origin is committed to equality and diversity and values the diversity of the communities we work in. We aim to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all areas of the community.
Closing Date: 7 June 2019
Interviews: 19th & 21st June 2019
If shortlisted, you will need to be available on both dates.