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Housing Advice Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Temporary
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
04/08/2020
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/08/2020 23:59
Salary:
Grade 4 £18,795 - £19,945
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Housing
Vacancy ID:
199281
Employment Location:
Seaham or Crook Offices
Post Number:
REG20-175
Closing date:
17 Aug
Further Information

Opportunities have arisen for three temporary Housing Advice Officers required until 31 March 2021.

The post holders will provide early intervention and housing advice to members of the public who are in housing need or who are homeless/threatened with homelessness, ensuring customers access the right support having regard to the statutory provisions of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended), the Homeless Reduction Act 2017 and associated legislation.

Applicants should hold a NVQ Level 2 or equivalent together with having experience of delivering telephone and face to face advice and assistance services.

Interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams on Thursday 27 August 2020.

For further information regarding the posts, please contact Michelle Taylor on 07798 654028 or via email at michelle.taylor2@durham.gov.uk OR Katie Hoban on 07795020043 or via email at katie.hoban@durham.gov.uk

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL COMMUNICATION REGARDING YOUR APPLICATION FOR THIS POST WILL BE SENT TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS THAT YOU HAVE REGISTERED WITH NORTH EAST JOBS, INCLUDING YOUR INVITE TO INTERVIEW IF YOU ARE SHORTLISTED. PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL AFTER THE CLOSING DATE FOR NOTIFICATION FROM DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK AS YOU WILL NOT BE NOTIFIED BY ANY OTHER MEANS. PLEASE ENSURE YOU CHECK YOUR JUNK MAIL.

In line with the County Council's Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Apply on-line or for further assistance contact the Payroll & Employee Services on 03000 263154/264469/264086/266148 or email PESREG@durham.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.