Housing Options Officer

Location Bromley, Greater London, England
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££15 - £15.50 per hour
Contact name: Euan Cosh

Contact email: ecosh@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ429663_1625653453
Published: 24 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Housing Options Officer
£15 per hour
Full Time Contract

Novax Recruitment is actively seeking a Housing Options Officer based in Bromley. The role is on a temporary basis, contracted full time working hours.

In this role you will be required to interview and assess homeless people, and determine whether applicants are owed a statutory duty under Part VII of 1996 Housing Act, as amended. You will work closely with the other Housing Division Teams to achieve the Division's aims and targets, preventing fraud and protecting resources.

You will be required to investigate homelessness applications, determining eligibility and undertaking any necessary enquiries quickly and efficiently. You will be required to work a caseload, identifying priorities and providing accurate information to emergency placements Team, so suitable accommodation can be provided.

You must have experience of homelessness prevention, housing option schemes, knowledge of private sector legislation, immigration and social welfare legislation and benefits regulations.

You must have good IT and interpersonal skills. A DBS is also required for this position.

For further information please contact Euan at Novax on 01615491999 or follow the job advert to apply.