Housing Projects Worker - Fixed Term

Surrey County Council
Redhill, Surrey
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Full Address: Hillbrook House, 68 Brighton Road, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 6QT

Exact working hours: 20 hours per week on a shift rota usually between Monday and Friday 9am to 5pm but may include evenings and weekends.

Any further details:

Holiday Entitlement – 160 hours per annum pro rata plus bank holidays. The holiday year runs from 1st April – 31st March. An incremental increase applies with service and commences after 2 years completed service increasing to a maximum entitlement of 200 hours after 6 years service.

Benefits - The post holder will be entitled to free use of YMCA fitness centre and half price childcare for dependents. There is free parking available at Hillbrook House and at other YMCA East Surrey buildings that you may be attending for meetings or training. We also offer a pension and a bike to work scheme.

About the Role

YMCA East Surrey are looking for an Housing Projects Worker to assist in the development and day to day running of the NextStep project for couples, singles and non priority need families that are non-statutory homeless and in housing need with a local connection to Tandridge District Council. The role will entail sourcing suitable accommodation, providing support, advice, and long-term solutions through private rented sector and resettlement.

Additional Information

YMCA East Surrey is a local charity committed to helping individuals to develop to their full potential with a focus on children and young people and those who are vulnerable or facing disadvantage.  We are an independent organisation that has been responding to local need since 1870, and we are a member of the wider YMCA movement. 

From sport, fitness and children's play, to housing service, youth work and volunteering - our services support local people to be the best they can be, with a focus on those who need a little extra help. 

We help people to believe in themselves and encourage them to raise their aspirations to achieve what they previously thought impossible.

Please note that this vacancy is not part of Surrey County Council, we are advertising this on behalf of a partnership organisation.

Equal Opportunities

YMCA East Surrey is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We are committed to the active promotion of equal opportunity, both in the provision of our services and also through our HR practices and procedures.