Job Reference: V39

Contract Type: Part time, permanent

Location: Enham Alamein, Andover

Hours: 22.5 per week

Salary: £45,000 gross per annum, pro rata (pro rated amount £27,000)

Closing Date: 20 August 2018

Role Overview

You will use your experience as qualified surveyor to ensure that Enham Trust’s property portfolio is managed in an appropriate legal and regulatory compliant manner. You will be able to engage with a wide variety of individuals and explain your specialist work in a way that is accessible to them. You will ensure that services provide value for money. You will be empathetic to the needs of all customers including those with disabilities or vulnerabilities. You will have a proven track record of leadership and a strong commitment to customer satisfaction.

Occasional travel may be required across the region.

What you will be doing


  • Provide the lead technical advice on all property matters to Enham Trust including making recommendations on policies for all areas of maintenance and property work, which take account of legal and regulatory requirements, good practice within the social housing sector, value for money and where appropriate undertake customer consultation.
  • Overall responsibility for the day to day and out-of-hours maintenance service, including the supervision of the in house direct labour organisation which meets agreed targets. Undertake post inspection works as appropriate.
  • Plan and deliver regular programmes of cyclical works which ensure the on-going maintenance of Enham Trust’s properties, to maintain them in good condition and minimise future repair requirements
  • Plan and deliver programmes of major works on Enham Trust’s property, which are informed as appropriate by stock condition information. Ensure that Enham Trust has relevant stock condition information to inform its longer term investment decisions.
  • Undertake void inspection works to ensure that properties meet agreed standards manage necessary works so that voids can be re-let on a timely and cost effective basis.
  • Manage Enham Trust’s commercial and office property portfolio as both lessor and lessee. Where necessary lead negotiations on acquisition, renewal, extension and termination of leases including dilapidations. As requested help operational teams identify suitable premises for delivery of services.
  • Ensure Enham Trust’s transport service provides a legally compliant, safe transport service that meets both organisational and customer needs.
  • Ensure that Enham Trust’s central cleaning team clean all areas of the estate to an appropriate standard.


  • Ensure that you and your team keep up to date of all relevant legislations about Enham Trust’s physical environment (including but not limited to matters such as environmental requirements, health and safety legislation, COSHH, landlords requirements, landowners requirements and regulatory requirements).Ensure that all necessary checks are undertaken and appropriately recorded and reported.
  • Lead on systems management and improvement for all aspects of property. Ensure that systems support efficient collection of appropriate KPI data and customer satisfaction information. Advise on design of appropriate KPI’s.
  • Ensure that Enham Trust’s transport service provides legally complaint safe transport service which operates reliable systems for data collection and monitoring including customer feedback.
  • Ensure that Enham Trust has an appropriately qualified, skilled and insured group of contractors and suppliers able to offer professional, customer friendly value for money services. Ensure that appropriate metrics are in place to review their performance.
  • Working as part of the Senior Management Team across Enham ensuring matrix working with other operational and corporate colleagues


  • Development and delivery of budgets ensuring financial viability and sustainability of all services

People Management

  • Motivate staff teams and line manage team leaders to support them to achieve their potential in line with Enham Trust’s policies and objectives, to include management and completion of the Appraisal Process
  • Support teams through on-going monitoring, appraisal, training and development to in turn support their teams to deliver a high quality and seamless service to our learners and clients
  • Lead and motivate teams, line managing leads for various programmes, ensuring that your teams are achieving, if not exceeding their individual and contractual KPIs and targets
  • If required, support and manage any volunteers in accordance with volunteer guidelines.

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Enham Trust

We have been making a difference to the lives of disabled people for over 90 years. We explore opportunities with people so they can live the lives they choose by overcoming limitations and expanding possibilities. Through personal development, housing options, and employment, we support people to exercise individual choice and control in their lives.


Successful applicants will be required to;

  • Undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
  • Provide proof of their right to work in the UK.
  • Provide two references


If you are looking for your next challenge in a role that changes lives, email a CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Interviews will be held onsite at Enham Trust in Enham Alamein.

Other Information

  • Enham is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its staff and customers. We expect all our staff to be aware of their responsibilities to protect staff and customers from abuse or harm. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and to provide proof of their right to work in the UK. Enhanced DBS criminal record checks will be carried out as part of our selection process.
  • Enham Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively encourages applications from all eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy or maternity. We operate under the Disability Confident accredited scheme so please make this clear in your application. Enham Trust is committed to securing genuine equality in all of its activities as an employer and takes part in the Disability Confident Scheme. Enham Trust has now been accredited as a Disability Confident Leader. As part of our commitment to being a Disability Confident Leader, all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy will be interviewed. To be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme, applicants will need to declare that they have a disability. When submitting your application please indicate that you consider yourself to have a disability, impairment or long-term health condition.

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