HOUSING & FINANCE WORKER

NJC scale 5 scp 22-25 - starting at £20,661 pa 37 hours per week

touchstone support

Beacon Leeds is a partnership of 3 Leeds-based charities; Leeds Housing Concern (LHC), Touchstone and Foundation. Beacon provides a city wide Housing Related Support accommodation service for vulnerable adults, couples and families to prevent homelessness and address housing need.  Beacon Dispersed Support provides temporary accommodation for people experiencing a period of homelessness, have multiple and complex needs and may also display high risk behaviours.

The post holder will be primarily responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of properties managed by Touchstone-Beacon ensuring housing management systems are both effective and efficient in reducing void levels and rent arrears.

The post holder will also support the provision and analysis of financial information in relation to voids, arrears and property spending and provide advice and support to service users with a range of multiple and complex support needs.

You will need to have successfully supported and worked with people with multiple and complex needs and have extensive knowledge of housing management. The successful applicant will also need to have excellent communication skills and experience of working with a diverse range of clients.

CLOSING DATE: 6 April 2018

Interviews will be held on: 1 May 2018