Housing Options Officer

5 days left

Location
Stafford, Staffordshire
Salary
£18,070.00 - £20,661.00 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
28 Aug 2017
Job Ref
HST004
Job Type
Housing
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our Gold Standard Housing Options Team, based at the Civic Centre in Stafford.  

As part of this team you will be responsible for providing Housing Advice and guidance and supporting the delivery of our Homelessness services. This will include:

  • Supporting clients and working with families and agencies to prevent homelessness;
  • Providing housing advice to clients and stakeholders;
  • Interviewing Homeless applicants, assessing their homeless applications and making homelessness decisions.    Working closely with Housing providers in both the public and private sectors to accommodate homeless clients.        
  • Supporting the development of the service, in particular helping the service prepare for the implementation of the Homeless Reduction Act.  

With previous experience in a similar role, you will be able to communicate clearly with all clients and stakeholders, you will be able to prioritise a busy workload and to maintain good and accurate records.  

If you are interested in working in a position with genuine challenges that can make a real difference to people’s lives, then this is the career opportunity for you.

Closing date for applications 28th August 2017.

For more information and to apply, please visit https://stafford.engageats.co.uk/

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