Affordable Housing Officer

  • Location
    Isleworth, Greater London
  • Salary
    £17.28/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-112019-104037

AFFORDABLE HOUSING SUPPLY OFFICER


ISLEWORTH


MONDAY- FRIDAY 9AM- 5PM


3 MONTH ASSIGNMENT


£17.28 HOURLY RATE (PAYE)


IMMEDIATE START



JOB PURPOSE:



The Housing Officer role is central to the success of Hounslow's Resident Services. As the main point of contact for residents, the Housing Officer takes ownership of a range of housing services provided to residents of all tenures



MAIN DUTIES:



  • Assist tenants in sustaining their tenancy by referrals to agencies that can help with their support need such as financial inclusion, welfare benefits and debt/legal advice

  • Liaise directly with social services and other agencies in order to support the independent living of residents who have support needs

  • Take appropriate remedial or enforcement action where there are breaches of lease, tenancy or licence

  • Investigate all cases of anti-social behaviour, domestic violence, and hate crime. Ensure casework is progressed professionally and promptly

  • Investigate suspected tenancy fraud cases and take action against illegal occupancy

  • Ensure communal areas and estates are clean, safe and well maintained through regular monitoring and inspection

  • Prepare legal cases for the recovery of rent and attend court as required to recover outstanding monies



THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:



  • Knowledge of housing law and good practice

  • Knowledge of repairs practice.

  • Knowledge of communal and estate management issues

  • Experience working in a customer focused

  • Happy to travel, to meet individuals in their localities and homes across the borough in relation to their housing issues

  • Must have a valid driving license and use of a car.



*Please apply online with your CV. Please note that only successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted*











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Please apply with your CV to: Maisie Howell