Planit


Warden or Housing Support Officer - Sheltered Housing

Job Profile Image

Wardens work in groups of sheltered housing units for older residents or residents with special needs. They help people to live independently in the community.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries are around £18,000 rising to £22,000 a year, with some years' experience. A sheltered housing manager can earn around £30,000 a year or more.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

LMI data powered by LMI for All

Getting In

Most jobs are with local authorities, but there are also jobs with housing associations and voluntary bodies.

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

LMI data powered by EMSI UK

Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

LMI data powered by EMSI UK

Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2019
3529
0.5 %
RISE
2024
3546
  United Kingdom
2019
35554
1.7 %
RISE
2024
36146

LMI data powered by EMSI UK

What Does it Take?

You should be:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Scotland
Tel: 0131 225 4544
E-mail: scotland@cih.org
Website: http://www.cih.org
Website (2): http://www.cih.org/careersinhousing
Twitter: @CIHhousing
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CIHhousing

Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
Tel: 0345 60 30 891
Website: http://www.sssc.uk.com/
Twitter: @SSSCnews
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thesssc

Was this article useful?
Please help us improve Planit by rating this article.