Jobs

Fire Risk Assessor

Employer: Southern Housing Group
Close date: Monday 19/11/2018

Southern Housing Group have a current vacancy for a Fire Risk Assessor, the shortlisting date is 20th November, interviews to take place on 27th November.

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Kent Homechoice IT Systems Champions

Employer: Dover District Council
Close date: Monday 19/11/2018

Kent Homechoice are looking for a number of IT system Champions who will be required to work with the Partnership Manager to design and deliver IT training to the housing teams across Kent, both within Local Authorities and Housing Associations, on the systems that record and assist us to provide homelessness prevention and advice services and our Kent wide Choice Based Lettings service.
The post holders will need to carry out training needs analysis and identify gaps in knowledge and write and deliver appropriate training programmes. and they will also be required to develop written training guides in an online environment.
Successful applicants will be invited for interview on 11th December 2018.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Vicky Hodson on 07736 636434 or vicky.hodson@dover.gov.uk.

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Environmental Services Manager

Employer: Golding Homes
Close date: Tuesday 20/11/2018

Golding Homes are recruiting an Environmental Services Manager, a full time permanent role based in Maidstone, Kent.  This role will ensure that environmental services are provided to residents through effective performance management and a programme of continuous improvements and modernisation of the service.   You will be responsible for the management and monitoring of contracts and service level agreement compliance for estate services undertaken and delivered to Golding Homes Estates by external providers, including the preparation and procurement of contracts. Proactive in your approach, you will develop tenant responsive services through sound business planning, maximising resources, and managing and developing budgets.   The successful candidate will have previous experience in successfully managing a mixed tenure resident focused service within a housing environment. Experience of preparing and monitoring budgets keeping within financial targets and financial regulations is essential. Ideally, you will have a qualification in housing, management or related subject. Successful applicants will be invited for interview week commencing over the following dates : 27/28 & 29th November.

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Older People Active Lives (OPAL) Team Leader

Employer: Golding Homes
Close date: Tuesday 20/11/2018

Golding Homes are recruiting an Older People Active Lives Team Leader, a full time permanent role based in Maidstone, Kent.   The Older People Active Lives Team Leader will manage and provide guidance to a team of OPAL Advisors responsible for ensuring the delivery of high-quality customer focussed services to older people. You will ensure all rent accounts and tenancy management casework is managed effectively and appropriate action is taken in line with their  policy and procedure and that guidance and support is provided in respect of more complex cases.  Your responsibilities include; management and monitoring of service contracts, monitoring budgets, ensuring communal facilities and buildings are secure and attend customer engagement initiatives/events providing information, advice and support on Neighbourhood Services. The successful candidate will have previous experience of managing a resident-focused housing management service within a social housing environment and developing and implementing policies and strategies to improve service delivery and customer satisfaction. You must have the ability to lead, motivate and manage staff and a proven track record of achieving challenging targets and objectives. Successful applicants will be invited for interview over the following dates : 27/28 & 29th November.

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Property Surveyor x 3

Employer: Golding Homes
Close date: Friday 23/11/2018

Golding Homes are looking to recruit three Property Surveyors, to be based in Maidstone, Kent, on a full time basis.   They are looking for Property Surveyors who will carry out a range of professional surveying, contract management and customer service activities. Within this role, you will monitor contractors and repair works, carry out pre-works inspections and manage asset management investment programmes. Proactive in your approach you will ensure projects comply with CDM requirements and inspect void properties to achieve re-let standards to budget, meeting deadlines for completions.  Their ideal candidate will be qualified to HNC, HND or Degree Level in Building Construction or equivalent. You must have knowledge of schedule of rates contracts and landlords statutory repair, maintenance and health and safety responsibilities including fire risk and legionella. Experience in preparing and managing budgets would be advantageous. Use of a motor vehicle and a full clean driving licence is essential for this role. Successful applicants will be invited for interview - W/C 3rd December and 17th December.

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Projects Surveyor

Employer: Golding Homes
Close date: Friday 23/11/2018

Golding Homes are recruiting a Projects Surveyor,  (internally known as Partnership and Projects Surveyor) to manage a range of initiatives and projects within Property Services to promote continuous improvement and innovation.  Reporting directly to the Partnerships and Quality Manager you will assist in relationship management with contractors, consultants, customers, stakeholders, colleagues and other teams to promote the activities of Property Services and to proactively address any process, quality or customer service issues. The successful candidate will have previous experience in housing maintenance and contract management with an aptitude for managing quality control. You will be qualified to NVQ Level 4 or HNC/HND level in Building/Construction or equivalent. Managing, supporting and developing staff is essential. Experience in direct labour organisations is advantageous. Use of a motor vehicle and a full clean driving licence is essential. Successful applicants will be invited for interview w/c 3rd December and 17th December

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Compliance Surveyor

Employer: Golding Homes
Close date: Friday 23/11/2018

Golding Homes are recruiting a Compliance Surveyor, a full time permanent role based in Maidstone, Kent.  This role is to ensure that customer, visitor and property safety is maintained and/or improved through the effective servicing. Within this role, your responsibilities include; maintaining records of review dates for all required property compliance, monitoring fire risk assessments on a monthly basis and monitoring compliance on Gas Safety Certificates (LGSR). Additionally, you will carry out stock condition surveys on an agreed programme of properties from time to time to support the workload and manage the day to day supervision of contractors engaged in the delivery of compliance inspection, testing and repairs. Successful applicants will be invited for interview week commencing 3rd and/or 17th December.  

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