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Homelessness & Housing Solutions Manager

Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils
£42,403 to £45,441 per annum
Closing date
7 Jul 2024

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Situated in North Worcestershire, Bromsgrove District Council and Redditch Borough Council share services.  The Councils are committed to being a customer motivated organization, focused on improving services that make a difference to the local community.

The role is challenging but rewarding. You will be a key member of the housing services management team, leading your team in the provision of core homelessness services within the framework of legislation, as well as developing meaningful prevention activities for all client groups, including supporting the sustained reduction in the use of temporary accommodation.

Key Requirements of the role are to ensure that statutory decisions made by your team under the legal frameworks and guidance are legally compliant and robust to challenge, and that new and existing strategic partnerships and relationships are nurtured and maintained.

To perform in this role, you will need a minimum of level 5 qualification in housing, legal or other subject highly relevant to the role, and be committed to the continuous professional development of yourself and your team. In terms of experience, it is essential that you have at least five years experience in a housing advice or homelessness setting, with at least two of those at managerial level. 


Additional Information:

The Councils offer a range of staff benefits:

  • pension
  • generous leave entitlements starting at 25 days plus bank holidays (pro-rata)
  • flexible working, where appropriate
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • access to employee benefits platform.  Where you can find discounts for high street shops, leisure discounts, holiday discounts, salary sacrifice schemes and more

What next

Need further information? please contact Helen Oakes by email or email 

Closing date: Sunday 7 July 2024 (Midnight)

Interview dates: 18th & 19th July 2024

If this role interests you please use the 'Apply Now' button

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