West Dunbartonshire Council is seeking to recruit a Team Leader to supervise and manage a local team of Housing Officers within our Housing Operations Service. You will have proven experience of leading a Customer Focused service, complying with the relevant Housing legislation, Single Outcome Agreement and submission to the ARC (Annual Return on the Charter).
You will contribute to the delivery of an effective integrated housing service. You will be expected to support the performance of the area based team through a culture of team work and flexibility which will contribute to the overall success of the council.
In return the council offers a range of benefits including access to the pension scheme as well as a competitive salary.
The team is primarily based in Clydebank, but you will be expected to be flexible in attending offices across the authority.
The preferred candidate will be required to complete a Basic Disclosure check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.
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WDC was voted one of the top ten flexible employers and prides itself in providing flexible working to support work life balance. In addition to this there are also additional benefits:
• Access to the Local Government pension scheme (LGPS) with an employer’s contribution of at least 19.3% and all associated benefits
• A minimum of 25 days annual leave, increasing a day each year up to 35 days as well as 8 fixed public holidays each year
• Access to employee wellbeing supports including occupational health & counselling if ever you need help and support
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