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Supported Housing Officer

  • Location

    Scarborough

  • Sector:

    Housing & Property Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £19000 - £21934 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Sam Matondo

  • Email:

    housing@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    SMO1_1656398111

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-28

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Our team at Sellick Partnership are actively looking to recruit a Supported Housing Officer for a housing charity covering the North Yorkshire, Scarborough area.

This role will be focusing on delivering a high quality tenancy management to improve the quality of life. The Supported Housing Officer will be managing a case load of vulnerable adults. Please find job details below;

Position: Supported Housing Officer

Location: North Yorkshire (Scarborough)

Job Type: Part time, Permanent

Hours: 20hrs per week

Start Date: Immediate

Supported Housing Officer Day to Day:

  • Ensuring the tenant is fully aware of their tenancy conditions at start up including issuing keys, Tenant Handbook and completing the sign-up process, explaining the terms and conditions of the tenancy agreement and their security of tenure within it.
  • Regular property inspections and undertake Risk and Compatibly Assessments in relation to shared housing/HMO's.
  • Advising tenants on rent arrears & assisting with the reduction of debt.
  • Dealing with anti-social behaviour issues, serving notices; appointing a solicitor and attending court hearings.

Supported Housing Officer Requirements:

  • Good general education with ability to progress onto professional qualification in Housing.
  • Minimum of 1 years' experience or a good understanding of working with people affected by homelessness / substance misuse/offending behaviour/mental health, Learning Disabilities.
  • Knowledge of Choice Based Lettings / housing allocations systems.
  • Full Driving Licence & Access to car.

Benefits & Perks for Supported Housing Officer:

  • Up to 32 days Annual Leave
  • Competitive company pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Eye Care Vouchers - Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Learning & Development opportunities

If this role sparks interest, please feel free to apply directly and you will be contacted within 48hrs.