Scheme Manager

St Albans, Hertfordshire
Up to £27,320
21 Jun 2021
27 Jun 2021
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

We are looking for Scheme Manager to manage a housing related support scheme for vulnerable adults with mental health/learning disabilities.





About us









We’re one of the UK’s leading housing associations, a member of the G15 group of London’s largest housing associations, with 34,000 homes and 1,200 employees in London and the Home Counties.







We are inspired by the benefits of a diverse workforce. We encourage diversity and inclusion at all levels of our organisation and are fully committed to equality of opportunity. We have been voted a Sunday Times top 100 Best Company to Work for, investing care, time and resources in our people.







Our purpose









Our purpose at Catalyst is to provide ‘homes people love’. That means everything from creating and maintaining great homes, to delivering excellent service to customers every day. We offer a wide range of housing solutions and opportunities for our diverse range of customer needs and requirements including, rent, part ownership or purchase. By doing so, we build more than homes – we build communities.









What we’re looking for:









  • Do you have experience of working in a community-based support role and up to date knowledge of best practice for the provision of housing relate support for vulnerable people?

  • Are you able to work on your own initiative and with minimal supervision?

  • Do you have excellent interpersonal and customer skills?










If so, this is the perfect role for you!









We currently have a great opportunity for a Scheme Manager to join us on a permanent basis.









Do you have what it takes?









To succeed in your role as a Scheme Manager you will:









  • Manage all aspects of the scheme to ensure compliance with all regulatory obligations, including support and housing management functions.

  • Promote general and individual health, safety and security within the scheme, overseeing contractors on site ensuring quality of work is maintained.

  • Line manage staff members ensuring that relevant procedures regarding performance are adhered to.

  • Maintain accurate records and complete all relevant administrative tasks, working closely with internal and external professionals.

  • Take ownership and responsibility to resolve issues, complaints and problems, remaining discreet in matters of a confidential nature.

  • Have excellent communication skills along with a positive attitude and proactive approach.

  • Be willing to attend meetings and other events outside of normal hours, when required.












The UK has a housing problem which affects every one of us, because housing is the foundation of the society we live in. Catalyst is part of the solution and you could be too!









This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and will require a full driving licence and access to a vehicle.







Additional Documents









View the full Role Profile







View the Catalyst Privacy Statement







The benefits









We’re committed to making Catalyst a great place to work. As well as offering a positive culture we offer a competitive pay and benefits package, some of which are listed below:









  • Competitive salaries that are benchmarked regularly against current market rates

  • Up to 27 days paid annual leave up, to a maximum of 30 days

  • Two additional paid volunteering days each year

  • A generous salary sacrifice pension scheme: matching a contribution of 3- 5% of your monthly salary with up to another 9% by us








  • Flexible and agile working

  • Learning and development programme where we invest in your personal development and training as soon as you start work with us








To find out more, take a look at our benefits page -









Ready to apply?









To be considered for the role of Scheme Manager, please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button and submit your details along with a copy of your CV and a supporting statement.












Similar jobs

Similar jobs