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  • Kingdom Housing Association - Housing Officer

    Created: 09/10/2023
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies

    Post: Housing Officer 

    Hours: 36 per week 

    Salary: £34,608-£38,373

    Location: Fairfield Avenue, Perth, PH1 2TF or Saltire Centre, Pentland Court, Glenrothes, KY6 2DA

    Kingdom Housing Association is the parent organisation within the Kingdom Group and is one of the leading providers of affordable housing in East Central Scotland. Kingdom aspires to be an employer of choice. They obtained Gold IiP and Platinum IiYP accreditation and are striving towards Platinum for both, they're currently the highest placed Scottish RSL on the Best Companies to Work For list.

    About the Role

    Kingdom is looking for a motivated and organised person to join their Housing Team. The role will be responsible for providing front-line housing management services to our customers within a geographical area. Principal responsibilities will include managing neighbour and estate issues, carrying out post allocation visits, multi agency working, assisting with rent collection and tenancy sustainment issues and working across Kingdom to provide best outcomes for customers.

    About You

    You will have a good working knowledge of the housing sector including experience of dealing with neighbour complaints and estate issues, experience of rent collection would be advantageous. You should be educated to CIH Level 4 in Housing Practice or equivalent. The ability to plan and organise your workload, manage competing demands and work to tight deadlines is essential, as is the ability to remain calm under pressure. You will be required to complete a satisfactory Standard Police Act Disclosure Check.

    Kingdom offer an attractive salary and benefits package: 

    • A contributory pension scheme
    • Generous annual leave entitlement
    • A range of learning and development opportunities
    • Enhanced family friendly entitlements
    • Discounted gym membership
    • Employee counselling service
    • Flexible working options

    How to Apply 

    Apply online by visiting their website - and click on the Kingdom Housing Association Vacancies link. The application and selection process You apply through our website attaching a copy of your CV and you will receive instant confirmation of your application. After the closing date of this vacancy, applications will be shortlisted and you will then receive notification of whether or not you have been selected for an interview. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an Assessment Centre. The assessment centre will have an interactive group exercise, individual task, followed by a short informal interview. You will be required to provide right to work in the UK documentation prior to your interview.

    Kingdom is committed to contributing towards the eradication of homelessness. As part of that, they particularly welcome applications from people who are currently registered homeless or have been in the last 12 months. They will guarantee shortlisting to any applicant who meets that criteria and the essential criteria for the vacancy. If they offer you the role and you are homeless at that point, they will also offer you a tenancy in one of their properties as part of the Naumann Initiative. If you wish your application to be considered under the scheme, please state this under "Supporting information" on your application form. Scottish Charity No: SC000874

    The closing date for applications is Sunday 22 October 2023. 

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