Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12
Teign Housing is a successful social landlord employing over 90 ambitious, committed people, responsible for managing more than 3,700 homes across South Devon. Due to an expanding team we have a vacancy for a Lettings Coordinator
At Teign Housing, we’re passionate about giving our residents the best possible homes and our team the best and most flexible careers. Our culture of agile working means our teams enjoy exceptional work/life balance, with the option of spending much of their time based at home. creating a win-win situation for you, for us and for the thousands of people who rely on us.
About the Lettings Coordinator role
Delivering a high-quality, customer-focused and efficient lettings service, you will ensure that the correct applicants are selected for the right homes and ensuring they can sustain their tenancy. This will involve placing advertisements, interviewing and shortlisting applicants, conducting background checks and liaising with local authorities and other agencies whilst actively managing your own workload and working to tight deadlines. You will be working with a wide variety of applicants some of which will require lots of support through the process, so you will need excellent communication skills. You will need to be highly flexible and resilient. You will be responsible for ensuring new tenants are fully aware of their legal obligations and what is required of them as a tenant of Teign Housing.
A background in social housing would be very useful, as would familiarity with lettings procedures and relevant legislation, but more importantly, you will be self-motivated and ready to use your initiative to the full. You should have excellent customer service skills and a high level of computer literacy together with great attention to detail. Finally, it is essential that you have a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle.
As an investor in People Platinum organisation, you will be joining a company that creates a supportive high-performance culture. We offer an excellent benefits package with a contributory pension scheme, 25 days’ leave per year plus bank holidays, free parking and an agile, modern working environment.
Job Description: Lettings Coordinator JD
Person Specification: Lettings Co-ordinator PS
If you believe you’re the right person for our Lettings Coordinator role, please apply with your CV.
Teign Housing is committed to its policy on equality and diversity and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Registered charity no. 1112196.