Head of Housing Care and Support
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for Eldon Housing Association and continue with their transformation programme. As an established provider of Extra Care, Sheltered Housing and Facilities Management Services in and around Croydon and Sussex they are proud to provide high standards of service to older and vulnerable people in a passionate, professional and caring manner. This role is responsible for leading most of the operational areas appropriate to this role, however, there is also a strategic aspect as it reports directly to the CEO, offering the ideal opportunity to step up and be part of a new senior leadership team. You will make a significant contribution to the future direction of Eldon, adding value, ideas, inspiration and really drive forward their continued success. This is a fantastic opportunity to take forward an independent and sustainable organisation with future development plans. Eldon now owns just under 300 homes across 13 locations in Croydon and West Sussex providing a mix of general needs, semi-independent living, sheltered and extra care sheltered housing. The Association also has a PFI contract, a Registered Domiciliary Care Agency and a new extra care sheltered project of 48 flats completed and handed over last year.
The Head of Housing Care and Support will manage and develop all housing and supported housing services for vulnerable people across the organisation including housing management, care and support services, an accommodation-based floating support service and customer engagement. With previous experience of working in a regulated environment including care and working with the CQC you will already have or be willing to work towards a housing qualification. Strategic oversight of all these areas of the business is important and will enable you to deliver Eldon’s ambitious plans and play a key role in helping them achieve objectives to make a positive difference.
The salary is C.50-55k with excellent terms and conditions and hybrid working, 3 days in the office 2 from home. .
Diversity of thought, culture, background and perspective add value to any organisation, Eldon particularly welcomes applications from all backgrounds.
For further information, including a job description and details of how to make an application or an informal discussion about the role, please contact our consultant: Carol Drummond at The Housing Executive: 020 7620 3048 firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 9.00 am, Monday 27th November 2023
First Interviews: Thursday 6th and Friday 7th December 2023
Second interviews: Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th December 2023