Temporary Accommodation Ass

  • Location
    Wimbledon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £14.00/Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Housing
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    JN-112019-102010

TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION ASSISTANT


WANDSWORTH


MONDAY- FRIDAY 9AM- 5PM


3 MONTH ASSISTANT (POSSIBILITY OF BEING EXTENDED)


£14 HOURLY RATE (PAYE)


IMMEDIATE START



JOB PURPOSE:



The role of Temporary Accommodation Assistant will undertake various functions within the Temporary Accommodation Team, particularly to assist in procuring private sector properties. This will include giving 'phone or written advice to landlords and our customers about incentive schemes, updating records, as well as supporting the team by arranging appointments and preparing documents relating to procurement.



MAIN DUTIES:



  • Support the team by liaising with landlords/agents to obtain documents to set up a tenancy or lease

  • Responsible for all aspects of administration for the Council's Letting and Leasing Schemes.

  • Process referrals for the Council's Stay Put Stay Safe Scheme

  • Responsible for accurately indexing documents and information

  • Ensure invoices are verified, correct and receipted within a timely manner.

  • Manage the team mailbox responding to all correspondence within corporate timescales

  • Update spreadsheets and monthly performance statistics

  • Manage the team calendar and appointments

  • Assist customers with applying for Universal Credit/Housing Benefit or any other benefit as required.

  • Monitor and keep in contact with households following tenancy

  • To maintain website and publicity information



THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:



  • Experience of working in an office based environment

  • Experience of working with the public

  • An understanding of welfare based benefits

  • A background within Housing would be beneficial



*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