Housing Choice & Applications Officer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administration Manager

 To provide a comprehensive end to end, seamless housing register and allocations service to Havering residents.

 To carry out holistic assessments of housing needs and provide timely and appropriate advice, practical support and referrals in line with the Housing Allocation Policy.

 To provide a customer-centred advice for those in housing need, enabling residents to make informed choices about housing options available to resolve their housing needs, including those who are not eligible to join the housing register.

 To assess applicant's eligibility for re-housing in conjunction with Housing Allocation Policy.

 To allocate Council and Housing Association properties to meets a diverse range of needs from eligible residents.

 To be pro-active in minimising void period on vacant Council and Housing Association properties by re-letting with minimum delays.

 To process applications for tenants due to be 'decanted' from the regeneration programme estates and allocate suitable alternative accommodation to ensure

 Take proactive steps to prevent and resolve crisis across the housing, health and social care agendas.

Full job description available on request.

Enhanced DBS required

Good IT Skills

£16.81 per hour PAYE

Interviews will be taking place - please apply now if you are interested and have the relevant skill set.

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