Director of Housing

Camden London Borough Council
Camden, London (Greater)
Circa £125,000
Closing date
23 Dec 2021

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Corporate Services, Corporate Management Team, Housing, Community Services, Housing Associations
Job role
Salary Band
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

Camden has a proud rebellious spirit and history of bringing people together to achieve social action and radical change. Home to the UK’s fastest growing economy, it’s a borough that believes that everyone should have the chance to succeed and that nobody should be left behind.  We are proud of the 30,000 homes we rent and lease to Camden residents and want to continue challenging ourselves to ensure that they are the best in London.

This is an exciting and fast-paced role which places services and support to residents at the very heart of Camden’s neighbourhoods and communities. Our new Director will be more than an experienced housing professional; they will be an activist focused on how we can best serve our tenants and communities and place their well-being at the centre of everything we deliver. Responsible for the allocation of our councils homes, temporary accommodation and homelessness prevention together with estate management, you will lead a committed team of staff to engage, collaborate and communicate with our tenants and leaseholders.

You will have experience of leading a large operational service within a local authority or housing association and be passionate about growing and developing staff to bring their whole selves to work. You will have an understanding of the challenges facing housing delivery and will recognise the importance of strong financial management alongside an unparalleled resident focus.

For a confidential discussion please contact our recruitment partners at Starfish Search, Penny Ransley (07549 233685) or Jo Boardman (07834 030501) or click on the Apply Button below.

Closing date: Thursday 23rd December 2021


Camden: A diverse and vibrant borough
What makes us different?

Camden London Borough Council offers the opportunity to create a place for everyone. The council is committed to excellence and aims to recruit vibrant and talented people to develop and cultivate highly competent work teams. 
Camden Council promotes culture, innovation and excellence by celebrating awards such as the Camden Business Awards, Community Support Awards and Camden Design Awards. 

Great values

Based in the heart of the capital, Camden has much to offer its dedicated staff. The council is committed to excellence, and dedicated to safeguard and support the welfare of vulnerable adults, young people and children. Camden aims to work hand to hand with the communities it serves to find new and better ways to increase quality of life.
Why work for Camden?

  • Camden is committed to providing high quality services
  • Competent and skilled work teams.
  • A trusting, supportive working environment
  • Strong focus on innovation
  • Competitive salary.
  • Free season ticket / travelcard loan scheme. 

Would you like to work in an innovative, multicultural, vibrant and transforming environment?

Camden may offer the opportunity you are looking for.

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