Housing Plus Officer job in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.58

Housing Plus Officer

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Housing
  • Location: - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £30,208 per annum (pro rata)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Part time | 18.58
  • Closing date - Thursday, 27 June 2024

Job Description

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Job description

Come and make a difference at Karbon as a Supported Housing Plus Officer.

We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual for the role of Housing Plus Officer in the Supported Housing Team. Our team aims to provide specialist accommodation and tailored services to enable our customers to live independently and safely in their homes.

About the role

Working within one of our Extra Care schemes you will be meeting the needs and aspirations of residents, promoting independence, reducing social isolation, improving wellbeing, physical health and mental health. You will be delivering services in response to customer needs, housing policy and legislation. No two days are the same and you will have accountability for the efficient and safe running of the building.

About you

We seek an enthusiastic and personable individual who can inspire our customers and engage with stakeholders to help build and develop a vibrant community within an Extra Care setting. You should have excellent listening and problem-solving skills and will be accountable for delivering a high standard of supported housing services. You will be comfortable working alone or as part of a multi-disciplined team. Ideally, you will have previous experience in an environment catering to the needs of supported housing or similar and have housing/building management skills.

About our team

The successful candidate will work in our Supported Housing Services team led by Sarah Walker. If you require further information about the role, please contact Sarah on 07971045543

Key Information

It’s important to us that everyone feels fairly rewarded for the work they do. We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package that supports the wellbeing of our people.

  • Housing Plus Officer – permanent part time role.
  • 5 hours working on a 2-week pattern of 3 days one week then 2 the next
  • Salary is £30,208 per annum (pro-rata).
  • Location: Kilbourn House, NE3 3JX
  • Some occasional travel may be required in this role for colleague holiday/absence cover & meetings.

We recognise the contribution people with criminal records can make as colleagues and we welcome all applications. A criminal record will not exclude a candidate from being appointed because of offences that are irrelevant to, and do not place them at, or make them a risk in the role they’re applying for.

The role you're applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (ROA). The successful candidate(s) must submit an enhanced disclosure and barring check application during pre-employment checks.

Enjoy great benefits

We provide a generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising to 31 days after 3 years’ service, birthday leave, occupational pension and a health cash plan, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits.

We also provide our colleagues with the opportunity to apply for qualification funding on a range of courses, conferences, and other learning events.

If this sounds like the role for you then please apply through the Karbon Homes website https://jobs.karbonhomes.co.uk/.

Important dates

Closing date for applications

Thursday 27 June 2024

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

Interview date


We are committed to equality and diversity and are an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds.  Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

If you need a reasonable adjustment to apply for any of our career opportunities, then please contact recruitment@karbonhomes.co.uk

Contact information

Further details including the application form, job description and person specification are available from the Karbon Homes website –https://jobs.karbonhomes.co.uk/

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How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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