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Housing and Safe Communities Group Manager

£58,041 per annum
Type Hours
Full Time
Beverley and surrounding area
Closing date
Job closes on 8 February
Job reference
Job reference: HTPP000420
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The job itself

Job Term:   Permanent

Appointment Type: Full time

Days of work: Monday to Friday

Hours per week: 37

Service Area: Housing, Transportation and Public Protection

Place of Work: County Hall, Beverley

Housing and Safe Communities Group Manager

Are you looking for your next big challenge?

Do you have experience of managing Council Housing stock?

Can you lead teams of professionals in demanding frontline services?

Do you have a strong focus on delivering the right outcome for customers?

Can you lead change?

You could be the person we are looking for.

The East Riding of Yorkshire Council is looking for a Senior Leader in its Housing Services.

The service includes:

  • Management and letting of circa 11,000 Council Houses, including 6,000 applications per year, and 1,650 homelessness applications.
  • Management of responsive repairs circa 40,000 per year, capital budget of £32M.
  • Communities services including anti-social behaviour, domestic abuse and traveller sites.
  • Healthy Homes functions including disabled facilities and fuel poverty.

You will report to the Head of Housing, Transportation and Public Protection, directly line manage 8 staff and lead services of approx. 150 staff.

You will be based in historic Beverley in the beautiful East Riding of Yorkshire; close to the coast and the Yorkshire Wolds with great communication links to the rest of the country.

For more information on the role contact

Closing date: Monday 8 February 2021

Interview date: Week commencing 15 February 2021

Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 218.66kb) 

Please find a link below to download important Information for applicants

Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)

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