Housing Needs Officer Fixed Term Contract/Secondment

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REF: H147

37 hours per week - Fixed term contract or secondment until 31st December 2019.

£24,813 to £26,564 per annum (inclusive of Car Allowance and London Fringe Weighting)


The opportunity has arisen for this post within the Strategic Housing Service.

You will be responsible for the management of the Housing Register. You will be working with a variety of households and client groups, some who may be vulnerable and will require information and guidance to ensure that they can make informed decisions on their choice for housing. You will deal with all Policy related enquiries concerning individual cases. This could be face-to-face, over the telephone or replying to correspondence from applicants, MP’s, Councillors or other agencies involved in individual cases.

You will be required to accurately check and review data from a number of sources and systems to ensure that applications are pointed correctly in line with The Housing Allocations Policy.

You will be responsible for assessing medical information, creating reports for our senior housing panel, carrying out home visits and ensuring customer applications are up to date and verified in a timely manner. You will be required to plan your workload effectively to ensure that service targets and SLA’s are met.

Applicants must have a full valid driving licence which is valid in the UK and access to a car as you will be required to undertake visits in this role.

A standard check will be undertaken with the Disclosure and Barring Service to ensure that the successful candidate for the above post has no relevant convictions.

Closing Date: Midnight Wednesday 16 January 2019
 
 
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REF: H147

37 hours per week - Fixed term contract or secondment until 31st December 2019.

£24,813 to £26,564 per annum (inclusive of Car Allowance and London Fringe Weighting)


The opportunity has arisen for this post within the Strategic Housing Service.

You will be responsible for the management of the Housing Register. You will be working with a variety of households and client groups, some who may be vulnerable and will require information and guidance to ensure that they can make informed decisions on their choice for housing. You will deal with all Policy related enquiries concerning individual cases. This could be face-to-face, over the telephone or replying to correspondence from applicants, MP’s, Councillors or other agencies involved in individual cases.

You will be required to accurately check and review data from a number of sources and systems to ensure that applications are pointed correctly in line with The Housing Allocations Policy.

You will be responsible for assessing medical information, creating reports for our senior housing panel, carrying out home visits and ensuring customer applications are up to date and verified in a timely manner. You will be required to plan your workload effectively to ensure that service targets and SLA’s are met.

Applicants must have a full valid driving licence which is valid in the UK and access to a car as you will be required to undertake visits in this role.

A standard check will be undertaken with the Disclosure and Barring Service to ensure that the successful candidate for the above post has no relevant convictions.

Closing Date: Midnight Wednesday 16 January 2019
 
 
 <a href="https://dacorum.engageats.co.uk//ViewAttachment.aspx?enc=jmxpV+AcVus8i/wvT3FZXrrCOvCUGNWd9uca/tGZrAIVMn6/aeXjVAu/04FS7JHAcINhLB3H647qLHFKoGZap2ngpM9KQA9Xk50NnEyrX1czxZ1rZQEowAFkXB5EzMrd" title=" Job Description " target="_blank"> Job Description 
 
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