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Housing Options Officer

  • Location:

    Redditch

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £20 - £24 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jordan Richards

  • Contact email:

    jrichards@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    JR-264

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    20 Feb 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-01-23

Housing Options Officer 
 
Akton Recruitment currently has an exciting opportunity for a Housing Options Officer to provide a full range of advice on housing options within the housing team of a local authority in the West Midlands

Job Role 

To provide a comprehensive and specialist housing advice service to members of the public to prevent homelessness wherever possible. To make use of all available housing resources in order to advise clients of all their housing options, as well as their legal rights. To assess applications for assistance from homeless households in accordance with the 1996 Housing Act, as amended and extended by the Homelessness Act 2002, and the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, and to use all available resources to discharge the councils’ statutory responsibilities. As a member of the council’s team, contribute to the achievement of the Council’s corporate vision, behaviours and priorities and the development of the Council’s positive high performing culture

For more informmation please call 01772 428186