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Housing Officer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

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  • Salary:

    £14.68 - £15.68 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


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`Housing Officer

Akton Recruitment has a Housing Officer


To manage a neighbourhood to maximize income and take appropriate action to create inclusive communities.

* Daily contact with tenants and their representatives concerning any aspect of Housing Management and conditions of tenancy.

* Ensure by investigation, negotiation, and enforcement that tenants comply with their conditions of tenancy, particularly with regard to nuisance and anti-social behaviour.

* To collect witness statements and evidence for cases referred to court, attending court as required.

* Complete home inspections for tenants requesting transfer, mutual exchange and home visits.

* To monitor current rent arrears and take appropriate action in order to prevent debt to the Council.

* To complete estate inspections, including monitoring of the cleaning contract.

* To undertake quarterly reviews for Introductory Tenancies and make recommendations for converting to secure or extensions.


* To always see the service through the eyes of the customer and make suggestions for improvement where appropriate

* To constantly challenge self-performance and seek to find improvements

* To carry out duties efficiently and effectively

* To help build pride, passion and reputation for NWLDC

* To ensure high standards of health and safety practice are maintained in accordance with council policy, including the health and safety and welfare at work of themselves and colleagues.