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Homlessness Officer x2

Ref: #J15564
Niyaa people are recruiting for a homelessness officer to join a well reputable housing association based in the West Midlands on a temporary contract.

As the Homelessness Prevention Officer, you will be expected to:

• Provide an effective homelessness prevention service by offering a full range of housing advice and housing options
• Undertake detailed investigation into all homelessness applications in accordance with the legislation and statutory guidance and make decisions in cases where homelessness cannot be prevented
• To ensure that the Councils' responsibilities to pro-actively prevent and relieve homelessness are effective and meet best practice, working with stakeholders to identify those threatened with homelessness at an early stage.

I'd like to speak to Homelessness Prevention Officers who have:

• Experience in working with the homeless and giving information and advice within the social housing/homelessness services, carrying out interviews, investigations, making enquiries, negotiations and mediation and having casework responsibility
• Experience of issuing S184 decision notices and carrying out home and hospital visits
• A working knowledge of the homelessness reduction act
• Experience of using Northgate systems
• A full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes

What you will receive:

- Fantastic rate of pay
- dedicated and specialised consultant support and advice
- Training
- Friendly working environment

If you are interested please get in touch for a chat 0121 773 0966 or send your up to date CV to me at [email protected]

“Niyaa People have been a pleasure to work with, in particular Kamran. He fully took on board our requirements and ensured that we found the right candidate for our position. I highly recommend Niyaa People and will definitely contact them for any future recruitment needs.”
Beaumont Structural Consultants
Beaumont Structural Consultants