Housing Administrator


Job vacancy:   Housing Administrator



Salary - £11934 per year -

Part-Time – 25 hours/week

Location of Work: Shepton- Mallet

Type of contract: Fixed term until the 31st December 2019


Organisation background:

We support young people aged 16 – 25 who are homeless or threatened with homelessness.

The job:

Support the housing management function within the accommodation units liaising closely with the support team. You will also work directly with young people to ensure they adhere to their licence or tenancy and maintain their individual rent accounts satisfactorily.

The post holder will:

=         Provide housing management, rent accounting and administration support to young people and staff.

=         Administer rent and housing benefit accounts

=         Housing management tasks

=         Enforce organisations: policies, procedures, Licence/Tenancy agreements

=         Health & Safety Appointed Person for the site carrying out specified

=         H & S checks to ensure compliance to organisational and legislative requirements

=         Have a positive and creative approach to engaging vulnerable and challenging young people

=         Enjoy a varied and hands on role with no two days the same

=         Be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS and check of the ISA Vetting & Barring Scheme

=         Be able to respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values.



In return we offer:

5 weeks annual leave plus bank/public holidays

Auto enrolment stakeholder pension scheme

Non-contributory Life assurance

Training to support you in your role

How to apply:


If you would like to apply for any of our current vacancies you will need to fill out one of our application forms, as we unfortunately do not accept CV's. Please find the JD as follows:

 https://ymcamendip.peoplehr.net/Handlers/RichTextEditorImageDownload.ashx?file=/Housing Administrator JD.doc


Closing date for application form: 22/04/2019

Interview dates: 02/05/2019

For an informal chat about this role please contact Holly Bartlett on 01749 679553 ext 2602.