Sheltered Housing Assistants (645) Waltham Forest, London, England

Salary: GBP17814 - GBP22854 per annum

Post Title: Sheltered Scheme Assistants

Contract: Fixed Term (12 months)

Working Hours: Full Time & Part Time (up to 35 hours per week)

Salary: £17,814 - £22,854 per annum pro rata (depending on experience)

Location: Waltham Forest


We are looking for dynamic and passionate Housing Assistants to deliver a high quality service to our residences in our sheltered housing schemes. You will act as the on-site representative at our sheltered schemes in East London, ensuring the day to day safety and wellbeing of our residents in the context of Health & Safety management, Fire Safety procedures and general maintenance of the schemes facilities.

We are looking for candidates who have proven experience of working in a setting with vulnerable people.  You should be able to demonstrate a strong track record of providing excellent customer service and have the ability to think on your feet and take responsibility for all aspects of the scheme.

The ideal candidate will have experience of maintaining and updating accurate records, be focused, professional and organised.  This is a varied role and you must be able to work on your own initiative in line with policies and procedures. You will need to have the ability to be empathetic and balance the complex needs of our residents, in line with regulatory compliance.

At L&Q Living we love to develop our people. To us our people are key and we love to see them progress and grow in our company. As such we provide continued support and training as well as a number of in house and external training courses to help you within your role.

In addition to all of this we offer the following 'core' benefits:

  • 25 days holiday increasing to 30 days after 5 years continuous service
  • Excellent Pension and life assurance scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Season ticket loan
  • Advantage Discount Scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing scheme


Apply Now: to apply please click on the apply button below and complete an online application.

Closing Date: 6th March 2018


Safeguarding Recruitment Statement L&Q is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks as well as providing proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

Equality & Diversity Statement L&Q is a diverse organisation that represents differences in race, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, faith, background or personal circumstances - we welcome all applicants. We want everyone to feel valued and included at L&Q and to be able to achieve their full potential. L&Q is opposed to any form of unlawful discrimination and commits itself to the redress of any inequalities by taking positive action where appropriate.