Repairs and Voids Supervisor

Home Group
Durham (City/Town)
26 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Repairs and Voids Supervisor


Permanent, Full time (37.5 hpw)


Plus, Brilliant Benefits!

Delivering on our customer promise. That’s when it hits home!

It’s an exciting time to join Home Group as we build more homes, independence and aspirations – the vision that underpins our five-year strategy. Our commitment to deliver on our customer promise, build the right homes in the right places and be market leaders in New Models of Care, is in the hands of our brilliant people.

Joining our brand-new Repairs and Maintenance team; you’ll supervise and co-ordinate our multi-trade repairs teams and sub-contractors to provide a first-class customer focussed repairs and maintenance service. You will manage health and safety on site and will ensure safe systems of work are in place, having experience and confidence to manage activities such as working at height, hot works, asbestos and construction activities, in addition to ensuring all activities are compliant.

When you join, you’ll discover that it’s our brilliant people and culture that make a difference. We are No. 10 in the UK’s Best Super Large Great Places to Work, 6th Best Place in the UK for Great Places for Women to Work, 18th in the Stonewall Top 100 and hold Investors in People Platinum Standard!

About our team

You’ll be working alongside our fabulous team who are super passionate about Maintenance and delivering for our Customers.  To us we're not just a team we’re a ‘work family’ and you will join a fantastic team made up of top performers who support team members to excel at what they do!

When you’ll work

It’s the team’s unwritten rule that you attend the important appointments in life, be it your child’s school play, your partner’s graduation, or to get your new fridge delivered. You can elect to fit these around your working day or use your flexi to take the time off. Our focus is on getting the job done, not your working hours!

About you

You’ll be qualified to an NVQ level 3 or equivalent in a construction discipline or strong equivalent experience built up through your working profession. You’ll have experience of managing the health and safety of a direct workforce and contractor activities within a housing maintenance or construction environment.

You’ll have previous experience of managing construction teams to deliver work programmes on time and within budget, you’ll strive to achieve right first time to deliver the customer expectations.

You will be willing to get involved in out of hours supervision and ensure that your teams are supported in call out activities.

Here at Home Group we have invested heavily in our future and use current and up to date equipment. You’ll be issued with the latest kit, which could include a Surface Pro and mobile. So it's really important to us that you are technologically savvy (or at the very least not a technophobe!)


You’ll likely spend around a large amount of time on the road, so you will have access to a work vehicle to help you get to site, in order to manage health and safety, check progress, quality and completion of works and deliver for our customers.

Want to know more?

If you’re not reading this advert on our careers pages, press the APPLY NOW button to access lots of useful stuff! You can download the Repairs and Maintenance Supervisor Job Description (this Job Description covers both Voids and Responsive Supervisor roles) and find out more about Home Group. We’ve also got some short films that show you what it’s like to work here, and we know you’ll want to find out more about our award winning benefits and rewards package!

To apply

Don’t delay applying for this brilliant job, as we may close it early if we get lots of applications! Just upload your CV and if you have one, your covering letter (this will help us learn more about you!). If you need them, we’ve also got some great templates to help you.

During Covid

We’re continuing to deliver services for our customers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and our brilliant colleagues are at the very heart of making that happen. We’re doing things a little differently at the moment, so to keep everyone safe, we’ll engage with you digitally where possible. Check out our awesome video to find out more on how our colleagues have felt supported here during the outbreak.

Be yourself at Home Group

Home Group is committed to tackling prejudice and discrimination, not just for our customers, but for our colleagues too! We’re super proud of our internal Diversity Networks (Multicultural, LGBTQIA+ and Disability) which support colleagues from different backgrounds to be their true selves. We recognise and celebrate our differences, together we make Home Group a great place to work!

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