Scheme Coordinator

Posted 20 May 2022
SalaryUp to £14.26 per hour
LocationPeterborough
Job type Temporary
DisciplineProfessional & Technical
ReferenceSCHEM27642_1653038133
ContactAggie Skibniewska

Job description

Are you an excellent communicator and enjoy supporting the general public?
Do you have excellent written and admin coordination skills?
Are you looking for your next role starting ASAP?
We would like to speak to you about our exciting new role as Scheme Coordinator!
Opus People Solutions on behalf Peterborough City Council are recruiting a new Support Scheme for ex-offenders in supporting them with private housing applications, working alongside applicants in providing them the opportunity to be rehoused within the private rented sector.
As a Scheme Coordinator you will be responsible for
* Communicating with applicants via written and verbal communication
* To co-ordinate, accept and reject referrals to the scheme.
* Carry out administrative tasks to support the team. Such as income and expenditures, telephone calls, emails and letters.
* To liaise with colleagues in probation and voluntary services to ensure that we are working together to rehouse those eligible.
* Liaise with private sector landlords and support agencies
* Conduct affordability checks
No day will be the same within this role, but you will be supported by an experienced team of 6 who are all passionate about the scheme and thrive in a friendly, busy environment.
If you feel you have the skills required for this role and are looking for a new challenge and can start ASAP please apply online now.
Desired but not essential- previous experience working in letting agency , or housing.
Additional Information
* Working hours Mon - Fri, 37 hours per week
* Flexible working hours offered
* 2 days in the office 3 days from home
* Subsidised parking scheme
* Temporary position until Sept 2022
* Candidates will be required to complete a DBS prior to starting