Resettlement & Homeless Prevention Officer

7 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
RESETTLEMENT & HOMELESS PREVENTION OFFICER

TWICKENHAM

MONDAY- FRIDAY 9AM- 5PM

3 MONTH ASSIGNMENT (POTENTIAL TO BE EXTENDED)

GBP24.69 HOURLY RATE

ASAP START

MAIN DUTIES OF THE ROLE WILL INCLUDE:

To provide practical support to vulnerable service users who are being provided with accommodation.
To teach service users the skills required to successfully maintain a tenancy and to live independently in the community.
To provide a first point of contact for service users wishing to make a homeless application.
To advise on a diverse range of issues including homeless prevention, landlord and tenant issues, homeless solutions and liaising with internal and external services.
To devise a Personalised Housing Plan with applicants with the primary aim of preventing homelessness.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

Experience of supporting vulnerable service users
Excellent knowledge of the Housing Act 1996 and Homeless Reduction Act 2017
Excellent communication skills

*Please apply online with your CV. Please note that only successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted*

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