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Housing Support Officer

  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/22/219336
  • Published: Tue 15/11/2022, 10:36 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 27/11/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,072 - £28,515
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Council Offices, Argyle Road, Kent

Housing is key function of the Council, and you’ll add resilience to the whole service by providing administrative support. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your skills by working with colleagues with a vast amount of housing experience and will be on hand to help answer any queries you may have. 

If you have a background in a customer focused role, then you’ll know what is needed – excellent communication and an empathetic approach. You’ll act as the first point of contact for the triage service by answering queries and assisting residents with their application queries as well liaising with MP and FOI requests.

You’ll be comfortable with spreadsheets & data analysis and be confident taking minutes in a variety of meetings.

If you’re organised and keen to develop your housing knowledge then we would love to hear from you!

Please note this post is subject to a DBS Check.

This role will be based at our Council Offices, Argyle Road, Sevenoaks Kent TN13 1HG. We currently operate a hybrid working model for the majority of our roles where your working time will be divided between the office (2-3 days) and home working (2-3 days).

Do you want to know more about the role?

Please contact Nicola Conroy, Housing Advice Team Leader, 01732 227191 for an informal discussion about the role.

Do you want to ensure you have the best chance of being shortlisted?

Read the Job Description and Personal Specification attached to the role and ensure that your supporting statement explains how you meet the essential requirements as your application will be judged against these criteria.

Closing date: 27th November 2022

Interviews: 7th December 2022

 

 

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  • Job Description
  • Employer: Sevenoaks District Council
  • Reference: SDC/22/219336
  • Published: Tue 15/11/2022, 10:36 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 27/11/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,072 - £28,515
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Council Offices, Argyle Road, Kent

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