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Housing Solutions Manager

Housing, Health & Communities

37 Hours per Week

Salary: *£34,815 - *£38,545 FTE (pay award pending)

(*subject to Job Evaluation)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced and qualified manager to lead the Council's Housing options, Advice and Homelessness services.  With the introduction of the Homelessness Prevention Act in April 2018 and the importance that the Council places on people, we are looking for a dynamic individual to further enhance our prevention, partnerships and pathways to deliver ever enhanced outcomes for individuals and families.

We are looking for a passionate, enthusiastic applicant with a strong advice background who has outstanding people management, communication and negotiation skills.  Ideally you will have a sound understanding of the local housing market and be able to hit the ground running. 

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, conscientious and self motivated, have good organisational skills, an excellent telephone manner and the ability to plan and prioritise effectively to meet deadlines. You must be willing to undertake regular training/development activities.

A flexible approach to working hours is required to fulfil this 37 hour contract, to be worked between Monday and Friday each week

Boston is a town with a small port on the East Coast, full of culture, history and heritage.  With a great deal of modern development being attracted into the district, Boston is quickly becoming a thriving residential, commercial and retail centre with low house prices and good schools.  There is a well-developed network of A-roads connecting all the major towns and the county is easily commutable from neighbouring districts. 

In return for your commitment and enthusiasm we can offer a varied and interesting workload and a genuine commitment to your career development.

We have an attractive benefits package including:

If you would like an informal discussion about the post please contact Andy Fisher on 01205 314554 or email your questions to

For further information, please download the application pack below. If you require assistance please contact People Services on 01205 314204.

Please note that the Council does NOT accept CVs as application for posts.

Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 25th March 2018

Related documents

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[430kb] Application form - Housing Solutions Maanager Recruitment
[908kb] Application pack - Housing Solutions Manager Recruitment

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