Head of Support and Accommodation

 

Head of Support and Accommodation

LOCATION:  Liverpool

HOURS: Full Time

SALARY: Circa £45,000 - £49,000 Depending on Experience & Qualifications

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic third sector organisation as Head of Support and Accommodation. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the successful applicant will become an integral part of the Senior Leadership Team working to ensure quality,  growth efficiency and integration of our support and and accommodation services , including Supported Lodgings, Floating Support and mentoring schemes as well as the design and development of new service approaches to meet need. 

We are looking for someone with extensive knowledge of the Social housing sector, supported accommodation delivery and young person and families, who can operate at a senior level. ll. This post requires a person who is a creative/strategic thinker who can motivate, embrace and influence the growth and development of the organisation. You will be adept at managing multi - priorities, able to work well under pressure in an organised way with high attention to detail.

Experience of developing high-quality service to meet key objectives is essential.

Key Elements of the role:

> Strategic development and growth of the Support an Accommodation department.

> Management of all aspects of Support and Accommodation

> Compliance with regulatory frameworks, policies and procedures and safeguarding

> Development of departmental approaches, innovation and expert practice  

> Efficiency and performance against budgets and targets

> Integration of operations and collaboration with other departments

Applicants should have a degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant  or five years’ senior management experience in supported housing, preferably focused on young people and families..

Local Solutions is committed to safeguarding all children and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

Benefits :

. Provide staff with a free enhanced DBS

. Employee discount voucher scheme

. Discount with Mersey garages

. Access to MEDICASH

. Opportunity to utilise E-Learning and gain further knowledge and skills

. Personal development promoted and funded NVQ's available

. £50 refer a friend scheme

. Flexi time available with some roles

. 20% discount at Liverpool Watersports centre

. Annual awards for nominated employees

enhanced holiday entitlement.

. company pension scheme 

 

 

A driving license and use of a vehicle is essential.

 Post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure.

Job Description

 Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 11:59PM  1st September 2021

CV's can be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you would like further information contact 0151 705 2381

or apply below

 

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