Housing Advice Officer

Recruiter
Venn Group
Location
Walkern
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
21 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Interim Housing Advice Officer vacancy
Recruitment agency reference: 6675530

A position has arisen for a temporary Housing Advice Officer to work with a reputable Local Authority based in Hertfordshire. This role would be 37 hours per week for 2-3 months ongoing
Main responsibilities in the role:

  • Managing an individual caseload of homelessness cases from start to finish
  • Working pro-actively with clients to prevent homelessness including negotiating with families and landlords, providing debt advice and attending the courts
  • Conducting thorough interviews with clients presenting themselves as homeless
  • Completing detailed assessments and compiling evidence
  • Offering assistance to any client seeking accommodation in the public or private sectors
  • Attending and participating in multi-agency meetings where housing is an issue for the customer


Essential requirements:

  • Must have previous experience working in a similar role with the homeless
  • An enhanced DBS certificate from within 12 months
  • Available to start at short notice

This would be an ideal role for a self assured and hardworking Housing Advice Officer who is ready to hit the ground running and add value to a team straight away
To register your interest in this excellent opportunity, please email your up to date CV Charley Payne by email at as soon as possible

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.

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