Housing Manager

East London, London
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Housing Manager - Fixed Term Contract (6 months)

Based at Stratford, E20 1DB

Salary £24608 - £36913 per annum depending on experience

Want to be a part of an exciting journey to transform customer service at East Thames? We are looking for dynamic individuals who want to help us achieve our aim of being a top performing housing association in East London and Essex. To do this, we are growing a team of industry leading housing professionals and we are looking for self-starters who have the capability & energy to deliver results.

As a Housing Manager you will own a patch of around 600 units which will include leasehold and general needs homes. You will be responsible for ensuring all customers are happy and safe. To assist you our specialist teams are on hand, however it will be your role to ensure they deliver for your customers every time, we are therefore looking for people who are ready to make things happen! Our philosophy has always been to do more than just housing and we are proud of the fact last year we helped 270 people into employment. Our Housing Managers will be expected to seek out solutions for all customers whatever their needs and will need to be able to think independently and creatively. We are looking for resilient people with energy and capability: you don't necessarily need a background in housing to undertake this role.

East Thames Part of L&Q Group (Because Homes Matter)

In December 2016 L&Q and East Thames merged to become one of the largest housing associations in the country. There has never been a more exciting time to join a housing association and we need ambitious and hardworking staff who share our vision and values.

Our Vision: everyone should have a quality home they can afford

Our values:

  • People - we care about the happiness and wellbeing of our customers and employees

  • Passion - we approach everything with energy, drive, determination and enthusiasm

  • Inclusion - we draw strength from our differences and work collaboratively

  • Responsibility - we own problems and deliver effective, lasting solutions

  • Impact - we measure what we do by the difference we make

We love to develop our people. To us our people are key and we love to see them progress and grow in our company. As such we provide continued support and training as well as a number of in house and external training courses to help you within your role.

At East Thames we have a competitive benefits package and reward our staff with the following benefits:

  • Excellent Pension and life assurance scheme

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Season ticket loan

  • Cycle to work schemes

  • Advantage Discount Scheme

  • Health and Wellbeing scheme

  • Comprehensive learning and development programmes

Closing date for completed applications: 25th July 2017 To be placed in: Internal/External/ Agencies Interviews will be held on: 4th August 2017

We expect all of our employees to support our environmental policy and social responsibility work. We are an employer committed to environmental and social responsibility.