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Housing and Employment Co-ordinator

  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: SD/18/72432
  • Published: Wed 22/08/2018, 17:00 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/09/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £22671 - £24657
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Eastbourne Borough and Lewes District Councils

The closing date for this position has been extended to noon on 14 September 2018.

In this exciting project role, funded by the Department of Work and Pension’s Homelessness Communities Budget, you will lead on the development of the project from its inception to completion.

You will:

  • Develop the means to assess customers needs and agree plans, which build on the initial information gathered as part of the Homelessness Reduction Act Personal Housing planning process
  • Work collaboratively to build and maintain effective partnership working with Job Centre Plus, service providers and the Council’s Economic Development Advisors to maintain up to date knowledge of upcoming employment and training opportunities, ensuring customers engage in such opportunities
  • Support customers who are long-term unemployed and with the most complex barriers to employment to improve employment outcomes or prospects of future employment 

To be successful, you will need to have strong communication skills and be able to work collaboratively, negotiating effectively to achieve the required outcomes of this project.

A knowledge of housing and welfare benefit legislation, along with the range of support available to help people overcome barriers to employment would also be beneficial.

Interviews to be held on Thursday, 20 September 2018.

Downloads

  • Job Pack - Housing and Employment Coordinator

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.
  • Employer: Lewes and Eastbourne Councils
  • Reference: SD/18/72432
  • Published: Wed 22/08/2018, 17:00 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/09/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £22671 - £24657
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Eastbourne Borough and Lewes District Councils

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