Local Government, Public Sector

We are looking for a Hostel Manager; to converse well with clients from different backgrounds and circumstances, empathy and patience. Experience working with clients with medium/high support needs, and has worked in a Hostel environment. Involved in moving the clients on into alternative accommodation:
To be responsible for ensuring all health and safety procedures is followed at the accommodation, carrying out daily onsite inspections and recording information. To oversee the safety and wellbeing of all residents, working in partnership with other relevant agencies:
Qualification – Essential

GCSE Grade A-C (or equivalent) in English Language and Mathematics
Degree level or equivalent, NVQ level or relevant experience
Advanced – Microsoft; Word, PowerPoint, – Excel, Outlook
Essential – Skills, Abilities & Experience
Good experience in analysing situations and present innovative and feasible solutions in a pressurised environment
Proven ability to build and manage effective relationships with stakeholders
Able to demonstrate recent knowledge of case record, report and letter writing
Sound experience of dealing with conflict across a range of issues and able to support others to identify solutions to problems
Experience of dealing with potentially difficult residents
Ability to react immediately to service issues, assess the situation and take appropriate actions
Able to demonstrate a suitable capacity to remain calm when faced with challenging circumstances
Strong orally & in writing to a wide range of people
Proven ability to organise own workload to meet targets & deadlines
Can demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team and on own innitiative
Previous experience in a similar role – essential
DBS Clearance – required for this role
Able to provide 3 Years of references – essential
To apply for this role, candidates need a full work history with no unexplained gaps
Diamond Blaque is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Diamond Blaque is acting as an Employment Agency for this vacancy
Ref: DBR03758
Job Title: Hostel Manager
Salary: £18.98 per hour PAYE – Inside IR35
Location: East Greater London
Hours: 36 hours per week
Duration: Minimum of six months – Extension on Performance

To apply for this job email your details to info@diamondblaquee.com.