Temporary Accommodation Officer
12 months Fixed Term Contract (37 hours per week)
Grade F (SCP 28-32) - £27,524 to £31,353 p.a.
Closing Date for accepting applications: 17th November 2019
(Starting salary dependent upon skills and qualifications, progression subject to satisfactory performance)
Our client has ambitious plans to improve and transform services for their customers. They are therefore looking for someone who is excited by improving services for their residents.
Our client is seeking to recruit a full-time Temporary Accommodation Officer who will work in the Housing Options Team. You will be responsible for Temporary Accommodation ('TA') including taking Court action, delivering new procedures and practices, contributing toward service change, as well as engaging with colleagues in the wider service.
You will need to demonstrate the following:
Experience of working in the field of homelessness, preferably TA (minimum 1 year)
Experience of creating, managing and terminating rent accounts and taking Court action where necessary
Attention to detail, particularly written & numerical work
The ability to update and modernise procedure
Our clent is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. People with disabilities will be offered an interview where they meet the Essential Criteria on the Person Specification
Benefits: Excellent benefits