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Vulnerable Persons Registration & Assessment Officer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
12/07/2018
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 26/07/2018 12:00
Salary:
£8,543.50 - £9,369 per annum pro rata
Hours per week:
15
Job Category:
Housing
Vacancy ID:
177854
Employment Location:
Compass House, Blyth

Job details 

Closing date:
26 Jul


Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Your role is it provide support and advice to vulnerable and disadvantaged customers to assist them successfully engage with the Homefinder Service, working closely with partner organisations in progressing applicants through the Homefinder process. You will promote access, understanding and awareness of the Homefinder Service to tenant groups and organisations, agencies or groups who provide support to vulnerable, disadvantaged or hard to reach. You will manage a caseload of applicants assessed as being vulnerable or in urgent housing need and provide specific support to those applicants.

You must have a good standard of education to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent with a thorough knowledge and experience in a relevant context and service. You should have a detailed working knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation and an understanding of the Council’s housing management and lettings policies and an active awareness of and active interest in the current issues facing the service. You should have an evidenced track record as a successful advisor and experience in a particular relevant specialist area would be desirable.

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