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Housing Solutions Officer
  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: 19000000A2
  • Published: Thu 05/09/2019, 8:14 AM
  • Closing on: Thu 26/09/2019, 8:14 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 Hours per week
  • Salary: £28363 - £33920 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays

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Housing Solutions Officer

Salary: £28,363 - £33,920, per annum

Permanent Contract
37 Hours per Week

As a Housing Solutions Officer at Thurrock Council you will be a member of the housing solutions team interviewing and dealing with members of the general public who are threatened with homelessness. You will carry a caseload and offer advice and assistance on a range of housing options to prevent homelessness. You will need to liaise with a wide range of statutory and voluntary agencies and be able to complete detailed casework and be experienced in making homeless decisions.

A good knowledge of homeless legislation and landlord and tenant law is essential. You must have at least one year's experience of providing advice on housing related issues and face to face interviewing of members of the general public.

Closing Date: 22 September 2019

Previous applicants need not apply

Our vision - An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

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