Temporary Accomodation Officer

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
England, London, Wandsworth
Salary
Up to £16.20 per hour + Holiday Pay and Pension Scheme
Posted
12 Mar 2019
Closes
09 Apr 2019
Ref
JN -032019-56776
Contact
Sadie Nunn
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Adecco are recruiting for a TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION OFFICER to work in a local authority in WANDSWORTH. *Please apply online with your CV. Please note that only successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted*

TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION OFFICER

RICHMOND AND WANDSWORTH

CONTRACT

PART TIME

£16.20 PER HOUR

Job Purpose:

Responsible for the allocation, procurement and management of accommodation for homeless applicants.

The successful candidate will have:

- Experience in procuring accommodation for the Rent Deposit Scheme and Councils Leasing Scheme from private landlords and agents.
- Experience in carry out properties inspections in line with the Housing Health and Safety Rating System.
- Ability to carry out property inspections at all floor levels, within Wandsworth, Richmond and Greater London.
- Understanding or knowledge of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, and Suitability Order
- Knowledge of Welfare Reform Act and Local Housing Allowance in order to be able to assess affordability for suitable accommodation
- Liaising with landlords, agents and clients to ensure tenancy sustainment
- Experience in working with vulnerable clients
- Proven IT skills, in particular Word, Excel, Office 365
- Excellent organisational skills and ability to meet deadlines and targets

FULL JOB SPEC CAN BE PROVIDED - PLEASE APPLY IF YOU POSSESS THE ABOVE AND ARE LOOKING FOR AN EXCITING PART-TIME ROLE FOR A LOCAL AUTHORITY

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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