Senior Housing Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/10/2019 23:59
Grade 11 (SCP 48-52) £50,598 - £54,624
Job Category:
Executive / Managerial
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Employment Location:
Civic Centre
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Closing date:
13 Oct
Further Information

Helping to ensure we serve our communities to the highest standards possible, is just one area of Sunderland Council’s City Plan.

As part of the City Plan, we are looking for a committed and driven Senior Housing Manager. The role provides an exciting opportunity for an experienced housing professional to play a key part in developing and delivering housing initiatives and key projects as part of Housing Strategy for Sunderland.

Supporting the Assistant Director of Housing, you will develop a full range of accommodation pathways that meet housing needs within the City, including vulnerable people.

Applicants will need the following:

• Experience of delivering housing for vulnerable people and preventing homelessness.

• Provision of leadership and management support to the Housing Strategy and Housing Options Team.

• A track record of working with a range of housing providers, developers, landlords and other key stakeholders to ensure there is suitable accommodation for housing needs.

• Experience of managing the Housing Allocations Policy.

Applicants wishing to apply must state clearly how they meet the key aspects of the role.

Please note you will be required to complete an on-line personality assessment as part of the process.

For an informal discussion, please contact Graham Scanlon, Assistant Director of Housing on 0191 561 8929.

Closing date: Sunday 13th October 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 25th October 2019.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.