Homelessness Prevention & Advice Officer

Location Elmbridge District, Surrey, England
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££22.00 - £23 per hour
Contact name: Kate McKnight

Contact email: kmcknight@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ427701_1624016414
Published: about 1 month ago

New Opportunity for a Prevention and Advice Officer
Elmbridge/ London
36 hours/week
£22+ hour

Looking for an experienced officer to undertaker the following roles...

  • Interviewing applicants, demonstrating good telephone manner/ skills as all interviews are conducted by telephone at his present time.
  • participating in a rota of regular telephone appointments, dealing with homeless emergencies, delivering general housing advice, responding to emails and referrals.
  • assessing homeless applications under prevention and relief duties and developing personal housing plans
  • assessment and investigation, reaching s184 decisions with confidence especially around vulnerability
  • work under own initiate and be confident in dealing with applications and reaching decisions
  • This role will be both office based and home working


  • Homelessness prevention experience
  • Experience in housing
  • Experience processing and taking applications

For further information please call Kate on 01616670022 or email