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Homelessness Case Officer

  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/20/131050
  • Published: Sat 01/08/2020, 9:56 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/08/2020, 11:56 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 5 (£25,801-£31,371)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

HOMELESSNESS CASE OFFICER

37 hours

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

Job Description & Person Specification

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.

 

 

 

 

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  • Employer: Blaby District Council
  • Reference: BLAB/20/131050
  • Published: Sat 01/08/2020, 9:56 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/08/2020, 11:56 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 5 (£25,801-£31,371)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 2EP, Leicestershire

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