HOUSING, HEALTH AND WELLBEING
Tenancy Assistant – Housing Services
Salary NS5: £19,698 - £20,092 per annum
37 hours per week
Newark and Sherwood has a lot to be proud of; a captivating history, beautiful countryside, characterful market towns, world renowned businesses and an enviable location at the crossroads of the country’s transportation network. As a small district council with a large land footprint we are responsible for over 5,500 council houses and associated community venues.
Newark and Sherwood District Council, is passionate about providing high quality, customer focused housing services to local people, putting tenants’ needs at the heart of everything, enabling local tenants, leaseholders and residents to live in a Cleaner, Safer, Greener environment.
Tenancy Assistants are at the frontline of our high-quality, innovative housing services: working closely with tenants and leaseholders to ensure our communities are safe, happy and sustainable places to live.
We are looking to recruit an individual who can assist in the delivery of high-quality tenancy services, including tenancy sustainment, enforcement and involvement. You will ensure relevant legislation and good practice is followed and work alongside other agencies to support our tenants.
We are looking for a candidate with experience working in social housing or a similar environment along with dealing with members of the public. You will also have experience of inter-agency relationships, organising and delivering presentations and hold a CIH level 3 qualification or equivalent in an appropriate discipline.
You will need a full valid driving licence and have daily access to a car. This post is also subject to a basic DBS check.
For more information, please contact Dawn Turner (Senior Housing Officer) on 01636 655528
For application forms, please visit our website www.newark-sherwooddc.gov.uk/jobs where you can complete your application online, however, you may request an application pack by e-mailing the HR Team at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date – 5pm, Friday 18th June 2021
Interviews – Friday 2nd July 2021
Veterans/family of forces/ex-forces, those in care/care leavers, and candidates who declare a disability (as defined under the Equality Act 2010) will be guaranteed an interview provided they have demonstrated that they meet the essential criteria of the post as detailed in the Person Specification on their application form.