HOMELESSNESS CASE OFFICER
Scale 5 (£25,801– £31,371) per annum
Blaby District Council’s Housing Services Team is a busy, high performing Housing and Homelessness service situated in our main offices in Narborough.
We are looking for a knowledgeable individual who is passionate about helping people. This is a customer facing role providing homelessness advice to our clients with a strong emphasis on prevention. Preferably you will have experience in homelessness with a working knowledge of Part VI and VII of the Housing Act 1996 and the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017.
Most importantly you will have experience in a customer service environment and an understanding of the social issues that surround homelessness. The ability to build upon and establish new relationships with our partner agencies is a strong advantage for this role.
Working with some of the most vulnerable people at a difficult time in their lives this role has a positive impact on solving problems and making a difference, that’s what makes it so rewarding.
Applicants must have:-
Knowledge of part VI and part VII of the Housing Act 1996
Knowledge of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017
Experience of working in a customer service environment
To find out more about the job please contact David Meany on 0116 272 7588 for an informal discussion.
Closing date: 14th August 2020 (midday)
Interview Date: 21st August 2020
If you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date please assume on this occasion you have not been successful.
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.