Housing Officer - Homelessness - 12 Weeks Minimum - Birmingham
Your new company
You will be working as a housing officer for a housing association in Birmingham, in their housing options team for a minimum 12 week contract to start ASAP.
Your new role
You will be working as a housing officer in a customer focused front line team providing advice to customers on a range of housing options. You will be providing information and guidance and signposting on available benefits and services. The main focus of the role will be the prevention of homelessness and you will be investigating applications for housing accommodation for those who are homeless or threatened with homelessness, securing emergency and temporary accommodation. You will also undertake interviews and visits with customers and attend any multi agency meetings.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have up to date knowledge of homeless legislation and be used to making section 184 decisions. You should have experience giving housing advice and front line customer experience. Ideally you will be a driver.
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a highly competitive rate of pay that is based of your experience.
What you need to do now
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