3933 Homefinder Housing Options Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 12/07/2020 23:59
£21,589 - £22,911 pa
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Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
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Closing date:
12 Jul
Further Information

An opportunity has arisen in North Tyneside Council’s Housing Options Team, for the role of Housing Options Officer.

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, flexible and committed to delivering an excellent service. The role plays an important part in the assessment and pre-allocation checks of applicants applying for housing and to ensure the timely advertising of the Council’s available homes. The successful applicant will carry out shortlisting and relevant checks on housing applications and let vacant homes in line with the Councils Letting’s Policy. You will ensure all processes and lettings are carried out within set timescales.

You will have experience of delivering an excellent customer service, with strong communication skills and be performance driven. Housing experience is preferred.

Please see Job Description and Person Specification for further information.

If you would like more information, please contact Leeanne Baxter, Housing Options Team Leader on 0191 643 7524.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s’ business.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.