Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Policy and Strategic Commissioning Directorate; Homelessness Strategy Team

  • Salary: Varying
  • Contract: 3 years fixed term
  • Deadline: 02/07/2018

(Three year fixed term positions)

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is pulling together a team of exceptional individuals with the passion to deliver on our vision and help us create a truly global and competitive City Region at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse.   This is an exciting time for us, having successfully negotiated and secured a Devolution Agreement with Government, bringing a wealth of opportunities to the City Region.

The Liverpool City Region’s Growth Strategy – ‘Building our future’ – sets out the City Region’s 25 year strategic approach to how growth will be driven forward; focusing on the three pillars of productivity, people and place.

Central government has allocated £7.7millon to the Liverpool City Region to help tackle homelessness.  The Housing First pilot will be delivered in conjunction with existing programmes throughout the city region and will help complement steps already being taken by councils and their partners. It will allow the testing of new models at a scale that could make a significant difference in providing support to homeless people.

We are now looking for outstanding people to form the Homelessness Strategy Team to drive forward this vital piece of work.  The positions available are:

Housing First Commissioning Lead (£43,790-£46,456)
Housing Supply Lead (£43,790-£46,456)
Housing First Best Practice and Partnerships Lead (£38,908-£42,517)
Homelessness Lived Experience Lead (£34,567-£37,777)
Homelessness Project and Data Co-ordinator (£27,852-£33,562)

All candidates will need a passion and commitment for ending homelessness as well as the ability to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders towards a shared vision. A willingness to learn, adapt and lead change will also be required. The requirements for each individual position are detailed within the job description and person specification.

This is a superb opportunity to be at the heart of one of the most exciting and dynamic regions in the country, as we embark upon the next stage in our exciting journey.  For more information, please see

Closing date:  Monday 2 July 2018