Salary Banding: £15,379 - £19,095
Job Location: Warrington
Contract Duration: Permanent
Hours (weekly): 35 (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)
Are you seeking an opportunity where you can make a difference? Are you passionate about working with the elderly and ensuring that they have an outstanding service?
Your Housing Group have a fabulous opportunity for a Retirement Living Scheme (RLS) Site Officer based at Ryfield Village Scheme, Warrington (WA2 7GB).
As an RLS Site Officer, you will be responsible for delivering a building maintenance and general handyperson services, carrying out basic repairs and maintenance as well as health and safety inspections, waste management, maintenance of the fire alarm, CCTV and door entry system and escalating fault reports to contractors.
it’s a given you will have previous experience of delivering a building maintenance and general handyperson activity. As the RLS Site Officer, you will be passionate about supporting the elderly and use your excellent communication skills when liaising with colleagues, customers and contractors.
As an RLS Site Officer, you will have experience of working alone and organising your own workload and you will have previous experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and internet browsers. Ideally, you will have knowledge of housing legislation and tenancy/housing management.
In addition to the above you will embrace the culture of continuous improvement to support Value for Money throughout the organisation and have a passion for doing things right first time.
Your Housing Group is a new generation of housing provider, working efficiently and effectively to build as many quality houses as possible, thereby playing its part in solving the national housing crisis. With over 28,300 homes across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands, the business has a large portfolio of retirement living developments and an innovative private rental offer in Nuvu.
(IF APPLICABLE) This role is eligible for a DBS check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (i.e. it involves certain activities in relation to children and/or adults) and is defined as regulated activity under Part 1 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006. Therefore, a DBS ENHANCED check for a regulated activity is an essential requirement.
Prior to completing your application, please review the attached Role Profile to better understand the role and key responsibilities.
Closing date: 23 October 2019
Should we receive a high number of applications, we may close this vacancy earlier than the date indicated above
Your Housing Group values diversity and encourages applications from all communities. Your Housing Group operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for tenants or anyone who resides in a Your Housing Group property. It also operates the scheme for any applicants who declare they have a disability. Those applicants who meet the minimum requirements for the role as set out in the role profile will be guaranteed an interview. Some roles may be subject to probity checks which will override the scheme where a potential conflict of interest or a probity matter has been identified.YHG1
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