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Policy Manager

Flexible across all locations
£33,400 - £41,800 per annum
Closing date
3 Dec 2023

Policy Manager

Flexible across all locations

Salary £33,400 - £41,800 per annum - depending on experience

Contract type - Permanent

Close date - 3rd December 2023


About the role

You will ensure that GreenSquareAccord (GSA) maintains a central policy framework that is fit for purpose and that we are meeting our regulatory and statutory obligations.

You will work with colleagues to ensure that the policy framework is operating efficiently to provide assurance of controls supporting GSA`s risk management processes, and that reviews of policies and procedures follow the appropriate governance route for approval.

About you

A degree level qualification in relevant subject (e.g. English)/ a qualification in Housing law/ a CIH Level 3 / 4 Certificate in Housing is desirable.

You will need awareness of legal, statutory and regulatory requirements applying to the social housing sector.

You need to have experience of undertaking research using a range of research methods and of writing or editing research-based outputs.

You need to be able to write policy documents, briefings and reports to a very high standard, including incorporating information from across the business.

If you wish to apply for this role, please can we ask you include a covering letter explainingwhy you feel youmeet each of the requirements / person specifications of the role.

About us

GreenSquareAccord is one of the biggest social housing and care providers in England.

We believe passionately in our mission to build better lives and provide social housing and support services to 54,000 people across our four localities. We are proud to play an active role in helping people to deal with the consequences of the housing crisis by providing affordable homes for people in our communities who need them most.

We also provide care and support to some of the most vulnerable people in society. This includes support for people who are homeless, experiencing domestic violence or are part of the criminal justice system.

Our purpose

We are proud to be able to support tens of thousands of people across England by providing affordable housing and care to help people live independently.

Our focus is on building better lives. Everything we do is about people - whether that`s providing a good quality, safe home or providing care which helps someone to live an independent life.

Our colleagues live and breathe this social purpose and we need great people, with skills across a range of disciplines, to make this happen.

Working for GreenSquareAccord gives you the chance to bring your skills and expertise and make a real difference. It doesn`t matter which role you are considering applying for, your work will help thousands of people build a better life.

The GSA Way

We know that how we do things is just as important as what we do. To help us make a difference, together, we created the GSA Way.

A culture we commit to, aspire to, and live and breathe. Commitments and behaviours which together make our organisation what it is.

Our five core commitments are:

  • We believe our customer is everything We are one team We are supportive and caring We are business-minded for social purpose We are curious and ambitious.

You can read more about the GSA Way in our recruitment pack.


In support and recognition of our colleagues who will help us deliver our employer strategy, we offer a fantastic benefits package. This includes; annual holiday entitlement (plus statutory bank holidays); a defined contribution pension scheme; trust based flexible working and a Confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP).

All individuals who apply to work at GreenSquareAccord are considered on their merits in line with our Diversity and Inclusion strategy and policy.

GreenSquareAccord are a Disability Confident Employer therefore we actively encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and try to provide access, adjustments, equipment or other practical support where required. All applicants with a disability who meet the `essential eligibility criteria` for the role, as detailed in the job description, are guaranteed an interview.

If you need any assistance, adjustments or adaptations throughout our selection processes please let us know.


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