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Area Housing Officer

  • Location:

    Nottinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £28.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JR73_1599582437

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Area Housing Officer

Akton Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Area Housing based within the housing department of a local authority in Beeston

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Deputise for the Tenancy and Estates Manager (H7) in the postholder's absence, on a
patch basis.
2. Ensure day to day supervision of the Housing Assistant and Estate Caretaker in your
designated area.
3. Ensure by investigation, negotiation and enforcement that tenants comply with their
conditions of tenancy, particularly with regard to nuisance and anti-social behaviour.
4. Offer day to day money management advice to ensure Rent accounts are kept up to
date and ensure that tenancies are sustained.
5. Perform New Tenancy and annual Tenancy visits.
6. Prepare witness statements and collate information for possession hearings at Court
and to attend Court as necessary.
7. Help prepare and serve Notices of Seeking Possession and Notices to Quit as
necessary.
8. Represent the department in meetings, concerning antisocial behaviour and similar
issues, with other sections, Directorates and outside agencies.
9. Interview customers at any of the Council's offices and in their home on all aspects of
their tenancies which includes Allocations, Housing Management matters and the
landlord and tenant relationship.
10.Complete Home inspections for tenants requesting a transfer/mutual exchange.
11.Complete inspection of void properties as and when required.