Regenda is now recruiting for an Independent Living Housing Officer to work with our Independent Living team in Lancashire.
About the role
The Independent Living Housing Officer will manage four ‘Over Wyre’ schemes (in Great Eccleston, Pilling, Preesall and Hambleton) whilst carrying out the health and safety checks at two locations in Fleetwood. You will carry out daily welfare calls, deliver personal visits at specified times throughout the week, report repairs and review and carry out tenant outcome stars (support plans). This role will also provide support, guidance and signpost tenants to live independently whilst providing cover at other sheltered schemes in the Wyre area where necessary.
We are searching for someone who possesses experience in delivering high quality, customer facing housing services. You will have a determined, ‘can do’ attitude and also possess knowledge of sheltered housing and tenancy management issues. The ideal candidate will also have experience of working in partnerships with other agencies and experience of supporting vulnerable residents.
The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with demonstrable experience of working effectively with colleagues, contractors, vulnerable tenants and their families / advocates in order to deliver a high-quality service. You will also be able to work to agreed deadlines and targets, demonstrating outstanding organisational and time management skills.
An enhanced DBS check is required for this role.
The Regenda Group is a great quality, forward thinking housing business, building, managing and maintaining the homes people need. We own or manage around 13,000 properties across the region, including social rented housing, housing for older people, supported housing, private rented property, shared ownership and housing for sale.
The Regenda Group is made up of Regenda Homes and its wholly-owned subsidiaries M&Y Maintenance and Construction, Redwing Living, McDonald Property Rentals, Petrus Community, The Learning Foundry, Positive Footprints and Centre 56.
Our core purpose is to regenerate places to create opportunities for people.
About our people
Whilst individually our people are unique and diverse, they share one common attribute – they are Regenda People.
Regenda People understand what it means to have a business mind and a social heart. Regenda People are committed to lifelong learning, embrace change and thrive on challenges. Regenda People work collaboratively and are motivated by success.
And above all, Regenda People live our values and believe in our mission.
About our values
Our values are the operating principles that guide our conduct and our relationship with customers, partners and stakeholders:
· Customer focus
· High performance
· Efficiency and value for money
· Ambition and dynamism
· Openness and honesty.
About our offer
Regenda offers a competitive reward package, including a range of salary sacrifice benefits, contributory pension scheme, enhanced annual leave and flexible working options. We believe in coaching, growing and developing our employees, with a wide variety of learning and development opportunities on offer.
This is a truly fantastic time to join a dynamic and ambitious organisation. If you think you’ve got what it takes to join our team and if you understand what Regenda People are all about, then take action – apply now!
Interview / Assessment date: 9 July 2020