A rewarding and exciting opportunity as Head of housing and support for a global organisation. Previous experience at this level is essential to ensure the best possible environment, service delivery and best practice.
You will be responsible for the operations and management of housing, with a focus on inspiring young people. Lead a team to deliver the best possible supported housing service to young people in Milton Keynes and surrounding areas. Responsible to determine strategic direction, able to work closely with the board to achieve set objectives over the coming years.
Ensure that the team offer the best possible opportunity to residence and other service users to identify, pursue and achieve goals. Assist with the development of mental health support in every way. Deliver on policies and procedures, communicating these to all staff.
Previous experience within housing, to encompass in-depth knowledge of housing management policies and practices, particularly for vulnerable young people. It is essential that you have proven experience at a senior level, a similar role in a similar environment. Extensive experience of managing challenging behaviour, lead and manage new teams. An awareness and understanding of concepts of psychologically informed environments.
Key traits are the ability to remain calm when under pressure, have a successful track record in collaborative working. Be passionate, warm, energetic, enthusiastic and inspiring. Possess exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to establish a rapport and credibility with a wide range of people at all levels.
Altitude-Recruitment acting as an Employment Agency and Employment Business.