Senior Housing Assessment Officer – NB/147/17

7 days left

Location
Riverside House, Milverton Hill, Leamington Spa CV32 5HZ
Salary
£28,485 - £30,153 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Job Ref
NBBC000000380
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is a small Council with big values. We are committed to ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible standard and we put the customer at the forefront of everything we do. By working for us you will become part of the team and will play your part in serving our community.

The Home Environment Assessment and Response Team (HEART) is a formal partnership across four authorities. Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is proud to be the hosting authority for this service which brings together the provision of housing adaptations, improvements and minor adaptations for ourselves and partner authorities.

HEART is committed to continue to improve the services provided to customers and focuses on delivering the right solution at the right time to both the person and their carers. Our overall aim is to ensure that people are able to maintain an independent life and ensure their home environment is adapted appropriately and is safe and warm.

We are now recruiting for a Senior Housing Assessment Officer who will be responsible for the day to day management of a team who will provide an Occupational Therapy service to support and enable people to live independently. The role will primarily be based in the south of the County.

Applicants should have experience in delivery of a Housing Adaptations service and detailed knowledge of current legislation and government priorities.

Working Pattern

2 year fixed term contract
37 hours per week

Please note the closing date for this position has changed from 3rd September to 27th August due to necessary changes to the website.  Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Interview Date

Friday, 15th September 2017.

Additional Information

As an employer, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council offers a wide range of benefits, including flexible working, Local Government Pension Scheme, generous holiday allowance and childcare vouchers.

This post is covered by the Fluency Duty, as outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers.

For further information about the role please contact Sarah Faulks on 02476 376367 or Sarah.faulks@nuneatonandbedworth.gov.uk.

Our method of application is online. If you are unable to apply using the 'Apply for this job' link below please contact the Recruitment Centre.

Please note that all applications must be received on an application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email (including your spam and junk boxes) and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.


Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification.doc
Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council Values.pdf