Tenancy Sustainment Officer

Barrhead
  • Position: Tenancy Sustainment Officer
  • Location: Barrhead
  • Salary: £33,375 - £36,648 Pay award pending
  • Hours: 35 per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: 2 Years Fixed Term
  • Closing Date: 15 April 2021

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Barrhead Housing Association is a local community controlled charitable organisation, operating within the East Renfrewshire area. It currently owns and manages a stock of 947, with a further 250 factored properties delivered through our subsidiary, Levern Property Services.  The Association is a non-profit making organisation, providing good quality affordable housing with a commitment to continuous improvement to services.   We are now looking to recruit the following position:

Tenancy Sustainment Officer  - 2 Years Fixed Term Full Time Contract

£33,375 - £36,648 EVH Grade 7 – PA22-25  (pay award pending 1 April 2021)

Barrhead Housing Association have been successful in obtaining a grant from the Scottish Government and Scottish Federation of Housing Association (SFHA) RSL Homeless Prevention Fund to deliver additional support services to our tenants. We are looking to recruit a new team member to deliver outcome in relation to preventing homelessness.   Candidates should be committed to supporting our tenants and have a drive to delivering excellent services.

This new post will focus on helping to reduce the potential of homelessness by providing support to our most vulnerable housing applicants to get them ready for housing and to our existing tenants who are experiencing issues with their tenancies.

Our Tenancy Sustainment Officer will provide housing-related support services to enable those who require support to maintain their tenancies, they will work in partnership with the local authority and partners to deliver practical advice and information on a range of issues including tenancy sustainment, education, employability, life skills and the promotion of personal independence.

Excellent terms and conditions of employment apply.   The Association aims to be an equal opportunity employer.  No CV’s please. Flexible working offered.

Our recruitment package is available from our website https://www.barrheadha.org/about-barrhead-housing-association/staff-vacancies/

Further information and return of applications can be obtained from:

enquiries@barrheadha.org

Barrhead Housing Association Ltd.

60/70 Main Street, Barrhead    G78 1SB

Telephone:  0141 881 0638        

www.barrheadha.org

Barrhead Housing Association is a Disability Confident Employer and offers an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job.

Closing date for applications is noon Thursday 15st April 2021

Interviews (Zoom) will take place on Friday 30th April 2021