Opportunities With Us

We’re an ambitious and growing organisation; if you enjoy working as part of a team, enjoy putting your skills to good use and want to making a real difference, then please keep reading.

We also have an interesting range of Volunteering Opportunities available.  And if there’s something that you would like to do that’s not listed at the moment, please let us know.

 

Job Opportunities

HOMES AND PROPERTY OFFICER
£20,000 – £24,000 (37 hrs per week)

Witton Lodge Community Association is a pioneering community anchor organisation and housing provider creating opportunities for local people to take action to improve their lives. Our vision is of good quality homes, services and facilities that enable people to flourish in a safe, clean and friendly community that people are proud of.

Witton Lodge Community Association currently owns and manages 190 properties (40 Extra Care) within Perry Common, Birmingham. We are a non-registered social landlord with an excellent reputation for providing a quality housing service, combined with a range of opportunities that improve the quality of life for our tenants and residents.

You will build on our successful housing management service; working with our tenants, colleagues and partners to provide an excellent housing service – including supporting our tenants to maintain their tenancy; monitoring rental income and arrears and processing repair requests.

You will also work with the wider staff team and partners to maximise opportunities for tenants to engage in a wide range of Flourishing Community initiatives.

Please request an application pack by contacting Kay Blundell on 0121 382 1930 or email: kay.blundell@wittonlodge.org.uk

You are welcome to contact us with any initial questions about the roles (no agencies please) by calling Gareth Hopkins, Homes and Property Manager on 0121 382 1930.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS WEDNESDAY 3RD JULY 2019

INTERVIEWS WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY 15TH JULY 2019

 

 

WELLBEING OFFICER
£20,000 – £24,000 pro-rata
25 hrs per week – Fixed term

Witton Lodge Community Association is seeking an experienced individual to join our Living Well team to improve the Health & Wellbeing of older residents in North Birmingham.

Working with and delivering alongside the local community and stakeholders you will use tools such as Social Prescribing to change attitudes and behaviours that enable older residents to lead flourishing and independent lives.

If you love working in a neighbourhood setting and have what it takes, to request an application pack please email: Kay.Blundell@wittonlodge.org.uk

You’re welcome to contact us with any initial questions about the role (no agencies). Please call Sarah Blackstock, Health & Wellbeing Manager on 0121 382 1930.

Closing date for applications is Monday 24th June 2019 at 5pm.

 

Volunteer With Us

Do you want to be part of an exhilarating experience?  Getting involved in new projects, learning new skills and helping your local community at the same time?  Whether you are looking to boost your skills or simply want to get out of the house and meet new people, then we have a volunteering opportunity that suits you.

You could be working in our busy office here at Perry Common Community Hall;  helping our residents at our Sycamore Court Extra Care Scheme; helping to organise one of our many community events; assisting the Homes and Properties Team; working on our busy reception desk; computer work; distributing our publicity – or anything else you can think of.

We are a friendly and welcoming team and genuinely appreciate the help of our volunteers.  What’s more, all your volunteering will directly benefit the local community here in Perry Common and far beyond.

Current opportunities:

Befrienders

We are looking to recruit volunteers who are interested in providing support to people suffering loneliness and/or emotional distress across North Birmingham – with a focus on Erdington, Kingstanding, Perry Barr and Great Barr (click on link below)

Befrienders

 

For general enquiries about volunteering, please call us on 0121 382 1930, come into our office at Perry Common Community Hall, 87 Witton Lodge Road, B23 5JD between 10am-4pm, Monday to Friday or send us a message via social media.