Vacancies

Location: South East London

Salary: Up to £22,000 (£13,200 pro rata)

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: 21 hours per week

Closing date: 05/06/2020

About us:

Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a small charity in South East London. We provide housing to people with mental health issues. QVT currently provides homes to approximately one hundred and fifty people in South East London. Our range of supported housing helps each individual client to maximise their independence and enhance their recovery

Job purpose:

At QVT the wellbeing of our clients is of the utmost importance, which is why, as Housing Officer you will work in partnership with a Housing Manager, Senior Housing Officer and other Housing Officers to constantly improve all aspects of our service as we strive to achieve and maintain excellence across our organisation.

You should be a great problem-solver who is able to generate innovative ways to help constantly improve QVT services. You must be an excellent communicator and have the skills to motivate and inspire your team and our clients.

About you:

To be considered for the Housing Officer role you must have excellent interpersonal skills. In addition the following key skills and experience are applicable:

  • Numerate and Literate to GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Experience working in a social housing environment is desirable (training will be provided)
  • Experience working in the mental health sector or other supportive environments (training will be provided)
  • Computer literate, familiarity with Microsoft packages, and experience using a client management database
  • Awareness of current housing issues and tenancy sustainment is desirable
  • Demonstrable customer service experience
  • Knowledge of welfare benefits related to housing is desirable
  • Good, clear, verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to relate to clients
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Able to demonstrate a conscientious and dedicated attitude
  • Ability to  work on own initiative and a commitment to team working
  • Awareness of issues faced by people with mental health issues
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Willingness to undertake further training
  • Be prepared to work unsociable hours in accordance with 24/7 shift rota
  • Has Enhanced DBS clearance

Benefits: 

Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests' 'Recommend a friend' bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression

To view the full job description, please click here

If you would like to be a part of the QVT team and help make a difference, please fill out an application form here, and send it, along with your CV and supporting letter outlining your suitability for the role based on the job description and person specification, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Location: South East London

Salary: £25,000

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week

Closing date: 29/05/2020

About us:

Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a small charity in South East London. We provide housing to people with mental health issues. QVT currently provides homes to approximately one hundred and fifty people in South East London. Our range of supported housing helps each individual client to maximise their independence and enhance their recovery

Job purpose:

At QVT the wellbeing of our clients is of the utmost importance, which is why, as Senior Housing Officer you will work in partnership with a Housing Manager to constantly improve all aspects of our service as we strive to achieve and maintain excellence across our organisation.

You should be a great problem-solver who is able to generate innovative ways to help constantly improve QVT services. You must be an excellent communicator and have the skills to motivate and inspire your team and our clients.

About you:

To be considered for the Senior Housing Officer role you must have excellent interpersonal skills. In addition the following key skills and experience are essential:

  • Numerate and Literate to GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Experience working in a social housing environment
  • Experience working in the mental health sector
  • Computer literate, Microsoft packages and the ability to use a client management database
  • Experience of line managing a team
  • Awareness of current housing issues and tenancy sustainment
  • Demonstrable customer service experience
  • Knowledge of welfare benefits related to housing
  • Good, clear, verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to relate to clients
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Able to demonstrate a conscientious and dedicated attitude
  • Ability to  work on own initiative and commitment to team working
  • Awareness of issues faced by people with Mental Health challenges
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Driver with own vehicle
  • Be prepared to work unsociable hours whilst being part of the On-Call manager rota
  • Has Enhanced DBS clearance

Benefits: 

Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; 'Recommend a friend' bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression

We are only interested in hearing from candidates that are based either in South East London or within a short commutable distance.

To view the full job description, please click here.

If you would like to be a part of the QVT team and help make a difference, please fill out an application form here, and send it, along with your CV and a supporting statement outlining your suitability for the role based on the job description and person specification, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Location: South East London

Salary: £30,000

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week

Closing date: 29/05/2020

About us:

Quo Vadis Trust is a specialist housing charity operating in South East London. We provide a service to people whose mental health has deteriorated and who need support with their housing, providing a home to over 150 clients. The range of support both on and off the premises helps each individual client to maximise their independence.

The purpose of QVT is to Support Recovery, Maximise Independence and Build Community.

Job purpose:

To provide financial administrative support ensuring the smooth day to day running of the Finance Department by undertaking:

  • Financial administration
  • Ledger maintenance – nominal, purchase and sales ledgers, and the fixed asset register
  • Account reconciliations
  • Cost reporting
  • Credit control
  • Annual statutory audit
  • TV licence renewal and maintenance
  • Assistance with IT administration

About you:

To be considered for this role you must have excellent interpersonal skills. In addition the following key skills and experience are applicable:

  • Numerate and Literate to A level equivalent or above
  • Computer literate, with good knowledge and experience of computerised accounting systems and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to relate to our clients and deal calmly with difficult situations
  • Ability to work under pressure and consistently meet deadlines
  • Ability to demonstrate a conscientious and dedicated attitude
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work as part of a team, and be supportive and collaborative
  • A qualification in finance (ACCA, CIMA, AAT) is desirable
  • A working knowledge of SAGE

Benefits: 

Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; 'Recommend a friend' bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression.

We are only interested in hearing from candidates that are based either in South East London or within a short commutable distance.

To view the full job description, please click here

If you would like to be a part of the QVT team and help make a difference, please fill out an application form here, and send it, along with your CV and supporting letter outlining your suitability for the role based on the job description and person specification, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Location: South East London 

Salary: Up to £22,000

Contract type: Permanent (6 month probationary period)

Hours: 35 hours per week

Closing date: 01/06/2020

About us:

Quo Vadis Trust (QVT) is a small charity in South East London. We provide housing to people with mental health issues. QVT currently provides home to approximately one hundred and fifty people in South East London. Our range of supported housing helps each individual client to maximise their independence and enhance their recovery. 

Job Purpose:

At QVT the wellbeing of our clients is of the utmost importance, which is why, as Housing Officer you will work in partnership with a Housing Manager, Senior Housing Officer and other Housing Officers to constantly improve all aspects of our service as we strive to achieve and maintain excellence across our organisation.

You should be a great problem-solver who is able to generate innovative ways to help constantly improve QVT services. You must be an excellent communicator and have the skills to motivate and inspire your team and our clients.

About you:

To be considered for the Housing Officer role you must have excellent interpersonal skills. In addition the following key skills and experience are applicable: 

  •  Numerate and Literate to GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
  •  Experience working in a social housing environment is desirable (training will be provided) 
  •  Experience working in the mental health sector or other supportive environments (training will be provided) 
  •  Computer literate, familiarity with Microsoft packages, and experience using a client management database 
  •  Awareness of current housing issues and tenancy sustainment is desirable 
  •  Demonstrable customer service experience
  •  Knowledge of welfare benefits related to housing is desirable
  •  Good, clear, verbal and written communication skills
  •  Able to relate to clients
  •  Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  •  Able to demonstrate a conscientious and dedicated attitude
  •  Ability to  work on own initiative and a commitment to team working
  •  Awareness of issues faced by people with mental health issues 
  •  Flexible and adaptable
  •  Willingness to undertake further training 
  •  Be prepared to work unsociable hours in accordance with 24/7 shift rota
  •  Has Enhanced DBS clearance

Benefits:

Pension scheme; Health Care Plan; Free access to bereavement and stress helplines; Free flu jabs / eye tests; 'Recommend a friend' bonus; Generous holiday allowance; Training and qualifications offered; Opportunities for career progression

To view the full job description, please click here.

If you would like to be a part of the QVT team and help make a difference, please fill out an application form here, and send it, along with your CV and supporting letter outlining your suitability for the role based on the job description and person specification, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..