Support Officer - Social and Supported Housing
2 year contract
Salary: £ 21,461 - £26,214
Following a major restructure of our Housing Options Unit we are seeking an administrator with excellent interpersonal skills to support and work across the Unit’s three teams primarily working within the Social and Supported Housing Team. You will carry out duties associated with the assessment and verification of applications for social housing, checking documents, carrying out visits and undertaking assessments of applications awarding the correct band in accordance with our Allocations Policy.
You may be required to help with shortlisting and setting up autobids for applicants under our choice-based lettings scheme as well as completing quality nominations of successful applicants to Registered Providers. You will have regular contact with members of the public and will need to help in dealing with applicants’ enquiries over the telephone and face to face. You need to be able to work on your own initiative but also be a team player.
The successful applicant will primarily work in the social housing team but due to the frontline nature and volume of work across the Housing Options Unit you will also need to work flexibly to assist with duties in the Homelessness Prevention and Advice as well as the Private Rented Sector and Temporary Accommodation Teams as required.
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Closing Date: 30 September 2018
Please note that we do not accept CVs without an application form.
Elmbridge is an Equal Opportunities Employer