Housing Officer

New
  • Location
    Hounslow, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 17 - £ 18 / Hourly
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-092020-141273

JOB TITLE: HOUSING OFFICER


LOCATION: WORKING FROM HOME/ HOUNSLOW


PAY RATE: £17.75 HOURLY RATE (PAYE)


HOURS: MONDAY - FRIDAY, 8.45AM - 5PM


DURATION: 6 MONTH ASSIGNMENT (POSSIBILITY OF BEING EXTENDED)


START DATE: ASAP



HOUSING OFFICER'S MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • 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.

  • Manage multiple tenures in a defined geographical patch and deal with all service requests.

  • Provide guidance, advice and information relating to the lease/ tenancy/ licence.

  • Quality assure the standard and consistency of repairs & maintenance to properties and estates.

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

  • Establish a good rental payment culture among residents providing them with advice on the best, most cost-effective method of payment and penalties for non-payment.

  • Raise awareness of welfare reform and universal credit implications and oversee activities to assist residents sustain their tenancy



THE IDEAL HOUSING OFFICER MUST HAVE:



  • Strong housing management experience

  • Experience in tenancy management

  • Experience in income recovery/ collection

  • Experience carrying out estate inspections

  • A good understanding of ASB


Please note that this role will be working remotely with visits as/ when required. You must have a full UK drivers licence and access to a vehicle in order to carry out these visits.



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











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