Accommodation Officer - Young People

Staffordshire Place 1, Tipping Street, Stafford
£30,153 - £34,538 per annum
07 Aug 2017
27 Aug 2017
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Full time permanent
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Flexible hours

Families First, Placement Service – Accommodation Officer

 The Placement Service ensures that Children and Young People are placed in the most appropriate placement whether this is foster care, residential care, supported accommodation or school placements. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, energetic and knowledgeable Accommodation Officer to provide housing support and advice. The role will predominantly be around supported accommodation and providing guidance where necessary.

This role entails developing and maintaining links with supported accommodation establishment’s, and with the knowledge of the market provide advice and guidance around appropriate provision. It will also involve developing accommodation options and ensuring services are being delivered appropriately.

We are looking for a work colleague who is able to work under pressure and work with colleagues at all levels. Knowledge around housing would be desirable. You must have excellent communication skills both oral and written. You will need to have had previous experience in a busy office environment and be able to work under tight deadlines and use your own initiative where necessary.

This is a full-time post and you will be responsible to the Business Relations Manager.

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Closing Date: 25 August 2017 at midnight

Please be aware, only application forms completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV’s or Word application forms.

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