Private Housing Team Leader

£41,148 - £44,088
10 Sep 2019
04 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Private Housing Team Leader

£41,148.00 - £44,088.00

Full time, Permanent

Are you ambitious, seeking a fresh challenge and want to make a real and lasting difference to people’s lives, if so, this could be the job opportunity you have been waiting for.

We are looking to appoint a Private Sector Housing Team Leader who has the skills, qualities and experience needed to lead, inspire, direct and motivate a team that is responsible for HMO licensing, housing enforcement, and the delivery of a housing assistance programme.

You will be professionally qualified, have an in-depth knowledge of private sector housing legislation and its practical application, and you will have a proud track record of managing performance, improving housing services and promoting effective multi agency working. You will be outcome focused, have excellent communication skills, and be a skilled, effective negotiator and problem solver.

You will also be able to think and act strategically and work well under pressure. You will be committed in driving up housing standards in the City through an intelligence led and risk based approach which tackles the criminal, rogue and irresponsible landlords who provide accommodation that is unlicensed, substandard or unsafe.

You will be joining a busy, friendly and proactive team who are passionate about improving the quality of housing in the private sector and reducing inequalities. If you wish to have an informal discussion about this vacancy please contact Sara Boothright, Environmental Health & Corporate Safety Manager, on 01522 873314