The Housing Navigator role is to develop and implement a housing offer to rough sleepers in Runnymede. The role will involve supporting rough sleepers and those vulnerably housed to access housing pathways and to progress towards a life away from the street.
This is an exciting time to join Runnymede Borough Council as we develop initiatives to meet the Government’s target of ending rough sleeping, an ambition that we share for Runnymede and set out to achieve in our Homelessness & Rough Sleeping Strategy. This important post will see you lead on developing our “no second night out” scheme, be the first point of contact to respond to reports of a rough sleepers and to build excellent relationships to ensure a joined up service offer to those at risk of rough sleeping, whilst ensuring outstanding customer service at all times.
We are looking for a capable and ambitious individual to join our team. You will have experience of working within a housing background and be passionate about supporting individuals away from rough sleeping. You will be a team player who is articulate, organised, and motivated to work well under pressure delivering first class housing services.
Please apply online at www.surreyjobs.info. Full information, including the Job Description, Person Specification and other details about Runnymede Borough Council, is available in the Extra Information attachment on the website. If it is difficult for you to apply online please contact Human Resources. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: 01932 425517
We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please provide an email address where possible as you will be contacted by email if you are selected to attend for an interview. Please note we do not accept CVs
For an informal chat about this position, please contact Iqvinder Sokhal, Housing Solutions Manager, 019832 425836
Closing date: 17 October 2021
Interviews will be held: 27 October 2021