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Housing Officer

  • £16.00 - £20.00 per hour + £Negotiable
  • South Derbyshire, Derbyshire
  • Contract/Interim
  • Housing & Property Services, Housing Needs, Supported Housing

Housing Officer

South Derbyshire

Flexible - full time

Contracted position on an on-going basis

Rate - £Negotiable

Do you want to work in a dynamic role dealing with income, allocations and housing management?

Our client, an organisation based in South Derbyshire is looking for a Housing Officer, to act as the main point of contact for tenants in a geographical area, managing rent accounts, tenancy and estate issues, tenant welfare and support.

Duties of the Housing Officer role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Act on reports of Anti-Social Behaviour and support ASB complainants throughout the processing of their complaint
  • Record ASB, open and record cases on Orchard using the Community Action Solutions (CAS) management system
  • Issue Community Protection Warnings, Community Protection Notices, Notice of Seeking Possession (Tenancy Agreement breaches) and produce housing Management and Witness Statements
  • Monitor and recover arrears of rent, by carrying out interviews with tenants in the home and in the offices, sending correspondence by phone, letter, email and text messages
  • Work with other organisations and departments, such as Housing Benefit and support agencies, to resolve outstanding arrears cases
  • Carry out visits to tenants to discuss and manage breaches of tenancy terms and conditions and provide information and advice to tenants on tenancy matters

The successful Housing Officer will have:

  • Previous experience within a housing officer position
  • Enhanced DBS - preferred
  • Access to a vehicle with business insurance

If you are interested in the above role, please apply or contact Josh Meek at Sellick Partnership Derby

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