Development Assistant – MATERNITY COVER

Salary: £18,000 per annum (pro rata)

Hours: 17.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday (3.5 hours every day - negotiable working pattern)                

Tamar Housing is a local growing social landlord managing over 600 properties in the South West.   Our passion is to create places where people want to live and to deliver excellent customer service. Tamar has ambitious growth plans and in partnership with Plymouth based Rentplus UK, are working towards delivering 450 new homes by 2025.

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced part time Development Assistant ideally with a background in housing, construction or development.  This is a maternity cover (approximately 11 months) for our current Development Assistant.  There is a possibility that depending on development plans and growth that this post could become permanent at the end of the maternity cover.

What are we looking for?  You will be a highly organised, self-motivated individual with an eye for detail.  You will also be an effective communicator, confident in dealing with a wide range of people.  Ideally you will had some involvement in small scale event planning such as opening events.

As an organisation and in particular within our Development team, we are looking to continue to raise our online social media presence.  Therefore, experience in basic marketing, updating websites and the use of social media platforms; Facebook and Twitter in a business environment would be highly advantageous in this role.

To apply please complete the application form or for further information contact Jane  Eagling on 01752 831975 or email  

Closing Date:  9th April 2018 – 12 pm

Interviews:  18th April 2018


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