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HR-Group-Photo-Conference_W300BHT employs around 250 staff, in a range of therapeutic, advice, and support roles.

We have offices across Brighton and Hove along with residential and advice services in Eastbourne and Hastings. BHT is an equal opportunities employer using a fair and open recruitment  process and complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010.

For enquiries about current vacancies, or to be added to the BHT jobs mailing list, please send an email to jobs@bht.org.uk or telephone Tess Hill or Gemma Baldwin on 01273 645419

Director of Housing and Property Services:
Housing Services
Location: Main location Brighton, required to travel to Eastbourne and Hastings
Reference Number: 924
Hours per Week: 37 hours per week
Salary: £56,566 to £60,627 depending on qualifications and experience.

Brighton Housing Trust is a housing and homelessness charity operating in Brighton and Hove, Eastbourne, Hastings and elsewhere in Sussex. We are known for our values-based and innovative services.

The Director of Housing and Property Services is a new post, and will lead on the design and delivery of housing and asset management services. We are looking for someone who can work with tenants and staff, and who will bring professional, innovative and effective management of BHT’s housing stock, leasing arrangements, customer service and housing development strategy, achieving continuous improvement and value for money.

We are looking for someone with a relevant professional qualification, with experience of managing a wide range of partnerships and have senior experience gained in a housing setting. This is a post with significant influence and impact so will suit someone who is collaborative and looking to make their mark. This fantastic opportunity to join a value driven organisation focused on its performance and people.

Please go to the jobs section of our website www.bht.org.uk to download full details and an application pack.

For any additional information or for an informal discussion please contact our HR Manager Gemma Baldwin on 01273 645400

Interview Panel: Andy Winter, Joan Mortimer, Steve Foreman

Please click here to download BHT’s Recruitment Pack (PDF, 2.28mb)

Please click here to download our covering letter for this position (PDF, 60kb)

Closing Date: 12 noon, Monday 12th September 2016
Interview Date: Monday 26th September 2016
Job DescriptionPerson Specification
Newly Qualified Housing Solicitor / Housing Adviser:
BHT Housing Advice
Location: Hastings
Reference Number: tbc / 184
Hours per Week: 37
Salary: £22,631 - £27,108

BHT Hastings Advice Service is looking for a Newly Qualified Housing Solicitor or an experienced Housing Adviser to be part of its Housing Advice Team.

The post of housing solicitor is a new role. The solicitor will be responsible for undertaking specialist housing advice under the civil legal aid agency contract which will include legal help, court duty desk possession scheme and certificated cases.  The post holder will have had experience of housing law within their training contract and ideally of working under a LAA contract.

The post of housing adviser will be responsible for providing specialist housing advice under the civil legal aid agency contract which will comprise of casework and court duty desk possession scheme (dependant on experience). The post holder will have experience of providing housing advice at a specialist level on matters such as homelessness, possession and disrepair and ideally of providing advice under a LAA contract.

Please see Job documents for both roles.

Closing Date: 12 noon, Monday 12th September 2016
Interview Date: Tuesday 20th September 2016
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