Senior Supported Housing Officer

  • Salary £22,746 – £24,952
  • Location South Tyneside/Gateshead
  • Status 37.5 hours per week
  • Deadline 21 August 2020

Supported Housing has been at the heart of Tyne since we were established in 1973. Today we have over 360 bed-spaces made up of shared houses, specialist supported provisions, smaller shared flats and self-contained flats. Our housing model is always designed to focus on the individual’s own personal needs, meeting them where they are, building a trusting relationship and working together in partnership to get to a better place.

This role is based in South Shields and Gateshead. The successful candidate will have supervisory responsibility for a team of 4 Supported Housing Officers and will oversee the day to day running for the South Tyneside Team, whilst managing a personal workload in support of 10 residents. You will liaise with external agencies to ensure individuals are offered appropriate support targeted to their specific needs, and safeguard vulnerable residents.

Please note: This post requires you to have a full UK driving licence with use of your own vehicle.

To find out more, download our model of support and recruitment pack below. To apply for this role, download and fill in the application form along with our equalities and diversity monitoring form below.

How to apply

Please return the filled in application form by email to or by post to Tyne Housing Association Ltd, St Silas Church Building, Clifford Street, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1PG.

Note: We do not accept CV’s, Successful applicants will undergo an enhanced disclosure and barring check.

Tyne Housing Association Ltd is an Investor in People and Equal Opportunities Employer. 

Tyne HA is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefits Societies Act 2014 number 21011R and is a charitable housing association

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