Early Intervention Officer – Ref: ADC1118
£25,481 - £27,041 (pay award pending)
Ashfield is a great place to work, valuing our employees, offering benefits including a very generous holiday entitlement, up to 34 days per year, local government pension and flexible working
We are now seeking to appoint an Early Intervention Officer to provide an efficient, high quality advice and assessment service for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness.
The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring customers’ circumstances are investigated and their housing and support needs are assessed and met, in accordance with the homelessness legislation, statutory guidance and the Council’s policies and procedures.
To meet the requirements of this role, you must be able to interpret complex legislation and guidance, contribute positively to the development of new working practices and initiatives that help to prevent homelessness, increase the take-up of housing options and minimize the use and cost of temporary accommodation.
For further information or to discuss the post contact Mr Ian Scholes on 01623 457532
To apply, please visit: www.mansfieldandashfieldjobs.co.uk
Canvassing of Members of the Council (directly or indirectly) for any appointment shall disqualify the candidate for that appointment. Applicants should disclose if they are related to a Member or Officer of the Authority.
Closing date: 13th December 2021
Interview date: 20th December 2021
Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community
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.