Housing Options Officer

    • Housing Needs
  • West Midlands
  • £18.00 - £20.00 per hour
  • Temporary

Housing Solutions Officer

Job Type: Temporary

Sector: Housing

Location: West Midlands

Rate: £18.00ph – £20.00ph

This Local Authority in West Midlands is at the forefront of combating homelessness. They are looking for a Housing Solutions Officer to join their current team. It is initially a 3-month contract, however there is the possibility of extension for the right candidate.

About the role

  • Make section 184 decisions under Housing Act 1996 Part VI & VII
  • Conducting interviews to gather evidence to assess applications
  • Manage caseload detailing progress of each client
  • Prevent homelessness by using offering advice and information
  • Exhibit a strong working knowledge of Housing law and legislation including, but not exclusively, the Housing Act 1996 & Homelessness Act 2002, Homeless Reduction Act 2017
  • Working with single homeless as a client group
  • 37 hour working week

If you have previous experience as a Housing Options / Homelessness Officer and are looking for your next move don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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Coronavirus update

With the health and wellbeing of our staff being of the utmost importance, our team in London will be based from home until further notice.

Our software and systems are all fully equipped to ensure the business runs in a responsible and safe manner, using both video and conference calls rather than us holding face to face meetings.

We will continue to follow the latest guidance provided by the Government, but please be assured that OP is still business as usual and will continue to function as best we can.

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