Housing Options Officer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Rugby
Salary
13.11 - 16.13 GBP Hourly + GBP13.11 - GBP16.13/hour PAYE/Umbrella
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
11 Oct 2019
Sector
Property
Contract Type
Temporary
An Ongoing position for a Housing Options Officer has arisen with the local authorities in Rugby.

Job Purpose:

To prevent homelessness by providing housing information, advice and assistance to customers across all housing tenures.

To develop links with partners in order to identify suitable accommodation for customers approaching the Housing Options Team.

To increase housing options for people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

Skills and Experience:

Knowledge of how to take the necessary steps to prevent homelessness occurring.
Knowledge of processing applications for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness and knowledge of legislation.
Minimum of 2 years experience in housing with demonstrable knowledge of housing options.
To interview, learn the housing need and provide tailored advice to all people that approach the Council for guidance on their housing situation.Hours of work are 9am till 5pm, Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week.

To apply please send your CV