An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Extra Care Scheme Coordinator/Activities Coordinator within the Supported Housing Team.
Come and join our new team
At Karbon we build, manage and look after homes for people across the North. And then we go further, we give them the strong foundations they need to crack on with life. We want to build better lives for our customers, not just better homes. Everything we do is for their security, health and happiness under their own roofs, in their communities and out there in the wider world.
Since our formation in 2017, we’ve been focused on delivering on our three strategic aims - to provide as many good quality homes as we can; to deliver excellent service to our customers; and to shape strong, sustainable places for our communities.
Our footprint covers the North East of England and Yorkshire, south from the Scottish border to almost as far as the Humber, where diverse communities face differing opportunities and challenges.
Some customers just need an affordable home, or a way onto the property ladder. Others might need a bit more – financial advice, community services, sheltered accommodation or even training that can lead to a new job. Whatever people need to feel more secure, confident and happy with where they’re at, we work our heart out to provide it.
During this unprecedented time, the safety of our colleagues, customers, and communities is paramount. We continue to interview and hire, but for everyone’s safety, we are shifting our interview process to either phone or video interviews via Microsoft Teams and adjusting the way we onboard new starters.
We are looking for an Assistant Extra Care Scheme Coordinator/Activities coordinator – Permanent Role
We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to undertake the new post of Assistant Extra Care Scheme Coordinator/Activities Coordinator within the Supported Housing Team.
To work alongside the Extra Care scheme coordinator in the running of the scheme, providing cover for holiday and other absences. To facilitate and enable a range of activities within Karbon’s extra care schemes, supported housing schemes, meeting the needs and aspirations of residents, promoting independence, reducing social isolation, improve wellbeing, physical health and mental good health
Here is some key information you’ll want to know right away:
This is a permanent role
Salary is £22,311 per annum
Location: The Manors, Extra Care Scheme, Prudhoe, Northumberland
37 Hours per week
Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising to 31 days after 3 years’ service, occupational pension, flexi-time scheme, health cash plan, and birthday leave, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits.
If this sounds like the role for you then please apply through the Karbon Homes website – https://www.karbonhomes.co.uk/about-us/careers/.
Closing date for applications
Midnight on 24th October 2021 (all adverts close at midnight)
We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Therefore, please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.
For further details please refer to the Role Description at the foot of this advert.
To give yourself the best chance of being shortlisted, you need to provide full details and examples in the Supporting Statement based on the criteria in the person specification.
For further information about the role please contact Jon McDonald – 0191 223 8494
Please note if you are shortlisted for interview, you will be asked to bring your proof of right to work in the UK to the interview.
Please note the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Karbon Homes is committed to equality and diversity and is 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.