Permanent, Part Time (15 hours per week)About the roleThis is an exciting and varied role where the successful applicant will have responsibility for providing a scheme manager service to JRHTs leasehold sheltered housing residents in the market town of Beverley.As the Scheme Manager you will be the first point of contact for residents and their relatives on a day-to-day basis; acting as a conduit between them and external agencies including, local community groups, support providers and our contractors.The successful candidate will find this is a rewarding role that will allow you to build both strong and rewarding relationships with residents. As a member of the Neighbourhood Services Team you will work closely with the Neighbourhood Services Officer. Enabling residents to maintain independent living and to provide peace of mind, while respecting the individual resident’s right to privacy. We are looking for people who are committed to JRHTs values of: • We are built on trust• We show we care• We make a difference About youIdeally you will have experience of working with older people along with the ability to support and develop services and activities appropriate to the scheme and its residents. Your communication skills will be excellent as will your ability to work alone and on your own initiative.If you are caring and passionate about making a difference to the lives of others, then we would love to hear from you.About usThe Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) is a registered housing association and care provider in Yorkshire and the North East. The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent social change organisation working to solve UK poverty. Closing date for applications is Sunday 26 January 2020Interviews will be held week commencing 3 February 2020Our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusionAt JRF/JRHT we believe in being inclusive and giving everyone an equal chance to succeed. Applications are welcome from all regardless of age, gender identity, disability, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief, race or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, social economic background etc.