Temporary Accomodation Manager

Expiring today

Recruiter
Badenoch & Clark
Location
London
Salary
26.80 GBP Hourly
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client in East London is looking to recruit a new Temporary Accommodation
Manager to join their team on an interim basis.

You will effectively manage a team of professional staff to provide a high quality customer focused tenancy management service to the Councils tenants including tenants of any external provider of accommodation.

Your duties include:

*To manage and lead a team of up to 15 officers specialising in property management services
*To provide expert advice and support relating to temporary accommodation ensuring the operation of the team is in line with council policy and legal responsibilities
*To ensure that all appropriate intervention and remedial action has taken place prior to the instigation of court action where breaches of tenancy occur
*To lead, inspire, motivate and enthuse all staff taking responsibility for planning, prioritising and co-ordinating their work ensuring that excellent customer services are provided
*To maintain an up to date knowledge of local and national policy, legislation and best practise affecting homelessness and temporary accommodation and its impact on the services delivered.
*To undertake training, as directed, in order to assist in achieving this and to cascade information down to colleagues
*To carry out one to one supervision meetings and appraisals of team members, setting and monitoring targets and identifying training needs
*To ensure accountability and robust performance management in respect of direct reports and throughout the wider team.
*To be responsible for the recruitment, management and development of staff and direct reports

The following skills are required:

*An understanding of housing legislation relating to homelessness and temporary accommodation
*Thorough knowledge of court proceedings as they relate to tenants
*Knowledge of management concepts, practices and principles

If you are interested in this role please apply online for consideration.

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.