Current vacancies

 

Scheme Manager – (permanent) Harrow

Salary: £26,000       37.5 hours per week

Harrow Churches Housing Association is a social housing provider with stock within the M25, predominantly in Harrow.  We are now looking to recruit a scheme manager for our sheltered scheme in Harrow.

If you have experience of the day-to-day management of schemes, and the skills to enable older people to stay independent, join us as a scheme manager. You will be committed to delivering a high-quality service and ideally have experience of working with older people.

What you will be doing:

  • Managing all the health & safety compliance within the scheme, including building security and fire checks and inspections of communal areas, so tenants are secure and safe.
  • Supporting tenants to maintain their tenancies, dealing with low level anti-social behaviour, rent payments, reporting repairs and helping new tenants settle in
  • Supporting social activities and community events
  • Working with external agencies to ensure tenants remain independent and have the support they need.

 

You will be a good communicator and able to form relationships with tenants and other professionals. You will also have excellent time management skills and able to work on your own, finding solutions to problems.

If you are interested in the above role, please contact Sinead Quashie on 020 8424 2776 or email us at info@hcha.org.uk for an application pack.

Closing date: 20th August 2022

 

HCHA is committed to equality of opportunity. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

 

Housing Assistant (12 month contract)

Salary £17,143         24 hours per week

Harrow Churches Housing Association is a dynamic and growing social housing provider. We are now looking to recruit a part time Housing Assistant for 12 months to deliver a housing management service to our general needs stock in Milton Keynes, Aylesbury, High Wycombe and Harlington.

The post holder will be required to drive and attend our small estate in Harlington, to carry out H&S checks and meet with tenants, as required. This will be your office base for 2 days each week.

You will be:

  • Supporting the Specialist Portfolio Manager in the day-to-day management of approximately 190 homes.
  • Responding to 1st line housing management queries
  • Liaising with LAs and colleagues to fill voids
  • Managing low level rent arrears
  • Report repairs and keep tenants informed of progress and appointments
  • Carrying out weekly Health and Safety checks
  • Tenancy visits / inspections
  • Highly organised, with excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and the ability to prioritise tasks appropriately.
  • have a positive outlook and be able to adjust to variations in workload, ensure targets are completed, be self-motivated and be comfortable working both in a team and on your own

As a Housing Assistant you will report to the Specialist Portfolio Manager and be part of a small team delivering a housing service to the tenants living in general needs housing. You will be committed to delivering a high quality service and, preferably, have experience of working in social housing.

If you are interested in the above role, please contact Sinead Quashie on 020 8424 2776 or email us at info@hcha.org.uk for an application pack.

Closing date: 20th August 2022

 

HCHA is committed to equality of opportunity. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.