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Scheme Manager (6 month FTC) P01539

Vacancy Summary
Housing and Communities
£20,089 - £22,081 inclusive of outer fringe allowance pro rota
Council Offices, Campus East, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6AE
Working Pattern:
Part Time
22.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/10/2017 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description

Scheme Manager
(6 Month Fixed Term Contract) 

£20,089 - £22,081 inclusive of outer fringe allowance pro rota
22.5 hours per week

We are looking to appoint a Scheme Manager to be responsible for the delivery of a first class service to an average of 65 properties. We are looking for dedicated professionals who can demonstrate an understanding of the issues faced by older people living in the community and how their needs can be met; with a particular emphasis on empowering older people to maintain their independence.

You will be responsible for supporting our elderly tenants and helping them access appropriate services to maximise their quality of life. Along with liaising with fellow professionals and other agencies to safeguard the well-being of residents, you will be responsible for keeping accurate and confidential records. You will also be responsible for managing the day to day running of the scheme, reporting any maintenance / health and safety issues and the management of the communal facilities.

You must have experience of working with the elderly, along with the ability to assess their support needs. Excellent organisational/administrative skills along with good computer skills are essential for this role. You must be empathic and supportive, with the ability to remain calm under pressure. This post is subject to DBS clearance. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential in this post.

Closing Date for applications is 22 October 2017.    

Assessments will be held on 25 October 2017 and interviews on 27 October 2017.


Equal Opportunities
Welwyn Hatfield – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How to apply
Please apply online via the link below. Please read the job description and person specification fully before applying for this vacancy. It is essential you refer to the person specification when completing your application, particularly the additional information section. You must demonstrate how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification and give examples to support your statements. If you do not demonstrate how you meet the criteria for the role your application will be unsuccessful.
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