Housing Support Officer (Housing Services)
12 Month Fixed Term Position
Full Time - 37 hours per week
Grade D (SCP19 - 23) - £21,759 – £24,674 p.a.
Closing Date for accepting applications: 3rd February 2023 (Starting salary dependent upon skills and qualifications)
We are currently seeking two enthusiastic and dedicated people to join our Sheltered Housing Service.
Are you someone who is organised, with good written and IT skills who can work well as part of a team and be productive when unsupervised? If so, we would like to hear from you.
The role involves supporting older and vulnerable residents live active lives independently while monitoring their wellbeing, and taking relevant action, in situations where additional support is identified. You will also participate in the assessment process of prospective new residents, including the completion of needs and risk assessments.
You will be based at a scheme, although you may be required to travel to other sites to cover any staff absences for which you will receive a casual mile allowance. You will also be able to take part on the out of hours duty rota for which an additional payment is paid.
We are committed to providing a safe and secure environment for our older residents within Brentwood by ensuring the people who join our team meet the above criteria.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be required,
For an informal discussion please contact Sharon McBride on 01277 312500
Brentwood Council is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. People with disabilities will be offered an interview where they meet the Essential Criteria on the Person Specification.