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Team Manager - EXPIRED

Job Title Team Manager - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location Croydon
Salary £32k per year
Job Published 24 Jun 2016
REF J55890AO
Contact Name Social Care Team
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

Team Manager

Would you jump at an opportunity to work for one of the UK’s leading organizations specializing in Housing and Support? To provide a high quality accommodation based support service to single homeless customers with complex needs?

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity to lead a team of staff providing an outstanding quality service to single homeless people. So do you have strong leadership skills along with the ability to motivate a team of Team Leaders, Senior Support Workers and Support Workers? If so then we are looking for you.

About you:

As well as having experience of supporting vulnerable people to achieve independent living you must have a clear understanding of why people become homeless and the needs and challenges they face.

You will need to demonstrate strong leadership skills and a commitment to excellence. As you will be supporting staff to deliver the highest standards of service to customers including effectively managing rent arrears and voids to maximise income.

In return for your efforts you will receive a competitive salary, excellent training and development and a host of staff benefits such as a stakeholder pension scheme entitlement amongst others.

Key Responsibilities

You will be directly reporting to the Area Manager and will be responsible for a team of Support Workers and Support Assistants.

Staff Management

To recruit, manage and lead staff ensuring that they are trained in their duties and undergo annual appraisal of their performance.

To set clear expectations of quality standards, work plans and targets for staff.

Through your regular structured support you will inspire and enable staff to perform well; as individuals and as part of a team.

Housing Management

To ensure all clients have a valid tenure and are inducted into the service, emphasising their rights and responsibilities

Effectively manage rent arrears, voids and maximize income

To ensure all maintenance issues are progressed using the maintenance systems.

Budget Management

If you have previous experience of managing budget this would be ideal as it will be your responsibility to monitor income and expenditure and ensure that the service keeps within set targets and income is maximised.


Salary: £35000

Duration: Permanent

Location: Croydon

For further information please do not hesitate to contact Amanda Ogede on 0207 198 6070 or email

Ref: EXPIRED - J55890AO | Published: 24th Jun 2016