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Accommodation Services Team

  • Location:

    Dunstable

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £22.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JR164_1614242769

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-03-27

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Accommodation Services Team

Akton Recruitment has a vacancy for an Accommodation Services Team.

Your Team

Accommodation Services are responsible for the delivery of core business functions to a multi-millionpound Housing Service based upon the Housing service plan. The team provide a wide range of services including; the delivery and management of a Lettings and Transitional accommodation offer, across the area, their aim is to help residents sustain their licence, find permanent
accommodation and avoid long term homelessness, supporting the Council's
corporate objective of, excellence and making the area a great place to live and work.

Your Role
* Up to date knowledge of Housing and Homelessness Legislation, including anti-social behaviour and
enforcement options and the benefits/welfare system is essential.
* You will be expected to effectively manage financial resources and develop overview knowledge of
Central Bedfordshire Council's procurement rules.
* You will be accountable for the health, safety and condition of council owned transitional
accommodation/ private property portfolio.
* You will be responsible for developing and implementing new services to include driving forward
innovation and reducing accommodation cost to the council.
* You will be responsible for ensuring KPI's are met and exceeded, generating and maximising income
collection.
* You will be responsible for ensuring that a high quality, efficient and effective customer focussed
service is delivered by your area of the Team.
* All roles to undertake other duties as may be required provided they fall within the range and scope
of the duties of the post as set out above and are commensurate with the grade of the post.