Temporary Accommodation Officer – Loughborough

  • Location:
    Loughborough Loughborough Loughborough Loughborough
  • Salary:
    c£12 - c£14 / per hour
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Business Support
  • Deadline:
    January 13, 2022

Express Recruitment are currently working with a respected public sector organisation who are actively recruiting for an Accommodation Officer to support their busy Temporary Housing Division. This role would be ideal for someone who enjoys working with people on a daily basis and holds a desire to make a real difference to the lives of local residents.

This an opportunity to make a good impression with an organisation where there are many opportunities available, including potential contract extensions and new permanent roles that can be applied for internally.

Please not the role will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check

Duties to include:

  • Work with residents in temporary accommodation to facilitate moving to permanent housing
  • Manage a caseload of households and work with them to agree suitable options
  • Assess individual circumstances in order to make key decisions
  • Assist residents to build support and recovery networks
  • Represent the organisation at conferences and partnership meetings
  • Monitor and report on interventions and outcomes

Skills and experience:

  • Demonstrable experience of providing housing support
  • Personable approach to all individuals
  • Experience of working with vulnerable people
  • Ability to meet deadlines and performance targets
  • Must be able to deal with enquiries and complaints in a sympathetic manner

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Loughborough
Salary: c£12.00 – c£14.00 per hour, DOE

 Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.