Development Worker

Reach Out - Glasgow
Glasgow Key Fund, 17 Dava Street, Glasgow, G51 2JA
Permanent - Full-time
Working hours: 35
Closing date: Fri 29th October 2021
Salary: SCP 19 – 22 (£20,265 – £21,936 per annum)

Come be part of our life-changing mission! 

About the role

Glasgow Key Fund provides a service between private property owners
and tenants. Our goal is to end homelessness by improving access to the
private rented sector.

We would love you to apply for this role if...

  • You are guided by the Ypeople values  and committed to creating an environment that promotes inclusiveness.
  • You are qualified to SVQ level 2/3 or SCQF equivalent or an appropriate Housing qualification, or willingness to undertake
  • You have the ability to demonstrate an understanding of needs of the people we support
  • You have an understanding of Housing Management

You would love to work in this role if...

  • You will strive to maintain a safe environment for those we support, colleagues and others.
  • You will take pride in promoting involvement of the people we support in the improvement and development of the service
  • You will enjoy working cooperatively with others as part of a team demonstrating commitment to group objectives
  • You are excited to work in an organisation that celebrates your participation and offers you development opportunities

What you will be doing

  • Assessing, and progressing all referrals made to the service in line with service specification.
  • Effectively engaging with landlords and letting agents in the management of properties, ensuring they are fit for purpose and comply with legal, health and safety and corporate standards.
  • Maintaining occupancy levels through efficient allocation and void management of properties.
  • Liaising with external agencies such as Community Homeless Teams, Housing Benefit and Council Tax teams, landlords, support providers, health services, local authority and other agencies as required.

Full details can be found in the job & person specification in the Application Pack.

I’m keen! What's next?

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