Accommodation Warden, Acres Accommodation Unit, Stornoway (5491)

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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
£19,700 per year
07 Sep 2017
25 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Required by the Development Department's Housing Services Section to staff its shared temporary accommodation unit in Stornoway. You will work a shift pattern to meet the 24 hours, 7 days per week staffing requirement.

Duties include: providing general advice and support to residents; preparing and cleaning rooms for allocation to new residents; monitoring general conduct of residents; monitoring entry to the building and ensuring residents and visitors are complying with house rules; undertaking regular inspections of rooms and premises and ensuring all communal areas are cleaned on a daily basis; assisting with the collection of rents and service charges; carrying out fire alarm checks.


You will have: an understanding of the needs of homeless persons and experience of working with the client group or similar; good interpersonal and customer care skills; ability to handle conflict and cope with emergencies; flexibility in terms of shift working.

Appointment to the post will be for the duration of a maternity leave within the department.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.  Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade.

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Accommodation Warden JD&PS.rtf