Temporary Accommodation Officer, Open to flexible working

Location
Lambeth, London (Greater)
Salary
£31,953 - £33,627
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Temporary Accommodation Officer, Open to flexible working

SO2: Starting salary £31,953 pa rising in annual increments to £33,627 pa incl LW

We are seeking an experienced individual to join our team who will be responsible for the day to day provision and management of temporary accommodation for homeless persons under Part 7 of the Housing Act 1996.

The role also involves providing support and advice to residents to assist them to move on from temporary accommodation.

The successfully candidate will have experience of dealing with diverse and vulnerable members of the public in housing need, and will be able to demonstrate that they can focus on people and communicate effectively. A knowledge of homelessness legislation as it applies to temporary accommodation is also required.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information about the Disclosure can be found at www.gov.uk/dbs and in the application pack.

The closing date for receiving completed application forms is Friday 18 September 2017 at midnight.