3420 Housing Advice Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/11/2018 23:59
£26,470 - £29,909 pa pro rata
Hours per week:
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Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Closing date:
25 Nov
Further Information

A Housing Advice Officer vacancy has arisen within North Tyneside Council’s Housing Options Service.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Housing Advice Team for the role of Housing Advice Officer, in order to do this role you will need to have an excellent working knowledge of homelessness and allocations and will have experience of interviewing customers and providing advice and assistance to those seeking re-housing and who are affected by homelessness.

You will be required to carry out full investigations into a person’s homelessness application, in accordance with the Homeless Reduction Act

You will have excellent written and oral communication skills, with a commitment to delivering a high quality housing options service.

You will have experience of working under pressure to tight deadlines and be performance driven to ensure yours and the team’s performance targets are met.

The post is 18.5 hours per week, fixed term for 9 months.

If you would like more information, please contact
Nicola Ross Housing Options Team Leader (Homelessness) on 0191 643 7669 or nicola.ross@northtyneside.gov.uk

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.