Job Description

Housing Management Worker (London)


London Borough of Southwark

£22,500 (£18,500 per annum plus London Weighting of £4,000 per annum)

Full time role:
37 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

Job Purpose:

Oasis Community Housing is a growing charity, with its Central Office in Gateshead and projects in London. This post provides housing management functions to OCH supported housing projects in the London Borough of Southwark in the delivery of housing management to a portfolio of supported accommodation which consist of both shared and single person accommodation. Working with colleagues in the Housing Management Team, you will ensure health and safety obligations are met, the properties are suitably decorated and furnished, repairs and maintenance is scheduled as required, rents and service charges accounts are monitored and managed effectively, and voids are filled in accordance with the organisational policies and procedures and undertake other housing related tasks as required.

The existing property portfolio consists of 9 owned and managed properties of shared and single person accommodation. The properties are located in the Borough of Southwark and have a variety of purposes and residents.

You will be qualified to NVQ2 or equivalent in a relevant subject and have experience as a supported housing worker and/or housing worker to including experience of health and safety, arrears management, working as part of a team, and safeguarding. An understanding of the benefits system is also required. Prior experience and oversight of a portfolio of properties and housing management responsibilities are essential for this role.

Oasis Community Housing is a Christian response to homelessness and disadvantage providing housing, support and other specialised services. We welcome applicants from all faiths or none, but it is important that all employees understand and sympathise with the Christian vision, ethos and culture of the organisation

Closing date for applications is 7th February 2022

Please note – we are unable to contact candidates who have not been shortlisted, if you do not hear from Oasis within six weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

To apply for this role, please use the Apply link below. Using the links to the Job Description, Guidance and our Ethos and Values.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Housing Management Worker (London) Job Description
Guidance on Completing an Application
Oasis Community Housing Ethos and Values