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Senior Homelessness Officer

  • Employer: Epping Forest District Council
  • Reference: EFDC/20/138074
  • Published: Thu 19/11/2020, 13:54 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 11/12/2020, 0:50 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours
  • Salary: £33,500 - £37,402
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Epping, Essex, Essex

An exciting opportunity has arisen, and we are seeking a strong motivational individual to deliver a proactive, outcome focused response to homelessness issues within Epping Forest.

You will be a case-holding Senior Officer who, with support from the Homelessness Team Manager, will be responsible for the day to day operations of a team of Homelessness Officers, delivering positive solutions to complex problems. You will specialise in and have a detailed understanding and awareness of the Housing Act 1996 (as amended) and the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 including related Codes of Guidance and case law.

You will be a strong team player who is able to respond creatively in a challenging environment, dedicated to the pursuit of homelessness prevention by promoting early intervention.

The successful candidate will have experience of consistently achieving performance targets in conjunction with prioritising a varying and busy workload. You will also be able to evidence a demonstrable focus for improving services and will be instrumental in shaping and implementing new processes.

Above all else, if you are a team player that can operate on their own initiative, have excellent communication and relationship building skills and the aptitude to deliver an outstanding service, then we want to hear from you!

We operate a flexible working policy with the opportunity to work from home and we welcome applications in this respect.

 

Post Ref: 2000BEW

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  • Employer: Epping Forest District Council
  • Reference: EFDC/20/138074
  • Published: Thu 19/11/2020, 13:54 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 11/12/2020, 0:50 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours
  • Salary: £33,500 - £37,402
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Epping, Essex, Essex

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