Housing Advice Officer - Warwickshire

Recruiter
Randstad Construction, Property and Engineering
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
12.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Housing Advice Officer - Warwickshire

Are you seeking the next step in your career? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Housing Advice Officer based at Warwick for local council work.

Post: Housing Advice Officer
Hours: 37 hours per week Monday - Friday
Contract: Fixed term until end of December 2017, with possibility for a extended contract

We are looking for a Housing Advice Officer to provide high quality housing advice and assistance in order to discharge the Council's legal obligations to people threatened with or experiencing homelessness and those in housing need.

You should have previous experience of:

  • working in a Customer Services environment
  • interviewing and providing housing advice to vulnerable clients.
  • managing a client case load
  • keeping accurate records

The role requires an understanding of a number of areas of legislations including:

  • Housing Act 1996 (as amended by the Homeless Act 2002)
  • Protection from Eviction Act
  • Children's Act
  • Localism Act

You will need to be computer literate and hold a full UK driving licence; access to a vehicle for work purposes is essential.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Abs Valentino from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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