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Housing Rents and Welfare Team Leader
  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: 19000000CT
  • Published: Thu 29/08/2019, 10:54 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 19/09/2019, 10:54 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 Hours per week
  • Salary: £33920 - £41735 per month
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays

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Housing Rents and Welfare Team Leader

Salary: £33,920 - £41,735 per annum

Permanent Contract
37 Hours per Week

An opportunity has arisen for 2 posts within the Rents and Welfare team in the Adults Housing and Health directorate. The posts are for 37 hours per week and will be to lead a team on the daily operations within the service.

The Housing Rents and Welfare team are responsible for approximately 10,000 social housing tenancies with an annual income of around £54m. This is crucial to the income service and if not collected, housing would not be able to deliver services to our residents.

You will have a proven ability to identify and implement improvements that increase arrears collection and the ability to build strong working relationships with other departments and teams within the council and externally.

You will possess excellent communication skills at all levels, will be resilient, tactful and demonstrate a commitment to delivering quality services to our residents.

The role requires previous experience of Income collection and arrears enforcement with a strong understanding of a local authority landlords obligation.

For an informal discussion about these posts please contact Betty Wadman, Housing Rents and Welfare Manager on 01375 652161.

Closing Date: 29 August 2019

Interview Date: Week Commencing 30 September 2019

Our vision - An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home

Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

To view the Job Profile and Person Specification please follow the link below:

https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/sites/default/files/assets/documents/housing_rents_and_welfare_team_leader_jpps_2019.doc

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