Housing Worker - SAMS
South Yorkshire Housing Association (SYHA) is a charitable organisation managing more than 6,000 homes and supporting hundreds of people to lead independent lives.
SAMS is a Housing Management project working throughout South Yorkshire, helping people with support needs to live independently in their own home.
Our customers are people with learning difficulties, physical difficulties, long term mental health issues and over 55s. As a Housing Worker you will be an exceptionally organised and flexible team player.
Responsibilities include the assessment of clients, moving clients in and out of properties, property inspections, handling complaints, addressing arrears, managing household budgets, liaising with support providers and responding to queries from internal and external stakeholders.
To be successful in this role you will have the ability to communicate well with a wide range of people, verbally and in writing. You will demonstrate a positive, sensitive and constructive approach to working with clients, colleagues and professionals. You will have a commitment to diversity and thrive with customer excellence and equal opportunities service delivery.
Due to the demands of the position you will be able to use a range of IT programmes including Microsoft Word and Outlook. We aim to provide high quality, effective and cost efficient care and support services.
This post does attract essential car user allowance, and the staff member is required to hold a valid full driving licence.
Some of SYHA’s benefits;
• Generous holiday entitlement – 27 days annual leave pro rata, statutory bank holidays, plus an additional 4 SYHA days
• Flexible working options including Flexi Time, Condensed Hours, Part Time
• Excellent training including free annual training and ongoing professional development including a leadership academy
• Excellent benefits including SYHA Rewards – employee discount scheme, which offers cash back and shopping discounts
• Westfield Health (employer paid)
At SYHA we are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization, and welcome applications from men as we are underrepresented by this group in SAMs
Salary Scale: 3CDE— £18,630 plus ECU
Working Hours: 37 Hours per week, Permanent Post
For an informal discussion contact: Michelle Smith, 0114 2900 311
To Apply: Please visit https://www.syha-careers.co.uk/vacancies to complete an application. Please complete supporting information by addressing the person specification of the job description
Closing Date: Monday 3rd June 2019 at 5pm
Interview Date: Friday 21st June 2019
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