This path to chartered membership is aimed at experienced housing professionals who want to demonstrate that they have the knowledge required to lead people and manage change.
This programme recognises professional capability and previous qualifications and is a commitment to maintaining up-to-date knowledge of housing issues.
To apply for this route you need to meet one of the three eligibility criteria below:
The programme will require you to reflect upon your professional capabilities and learning approaches to demonstrate your knowledge of contemporary housing issues, and appropriate skills and behaviours for housing work.
This programme covers the following themes:
You will be assessed in two stages:
The assignment is broken down into three components:
You will be required to deliever a presentation in front of a panel of experienced housing professionals. This will be followed by a series of questions, designed to encourage discussion, relating to the programme themes.
Individuals, both inside and outside the UK, will be notified of the arrangements for the interview after successful completion of the assignment. Successful completion of both the assignment and professional interview will confirm that you have achieved the standards for chartered membership.
As well as having access to online learning materials designed to support the specific themes of the programme, you will also be allocated a tutor who will advise on academic requirements of the programme and who will assess your assignment.
You will be advised to secure a mentor from housing practice who can offer support, guidance and advice
from a professional practice perspective.
Jameel Malik | Director Of Operations, Habinteg Housing Association
The learning I undertook as part of the experienced professional route has enabled me to identify areas for improvement in my day-to-day role and has also fine-tuned the tools I have available to put successful change management into place.