Housing Inclusion Officer Greenwich SW2405

  • Type: Full Time
  • Location: London
  • Role: Long contract
  • Salary: to £25 per hour
  • Reference: SW2405
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Description:

SW Locums are looking for a Housing Inclusion Officer with extensive UK experience in an equivalent role. Candidates MUST HAVE homelessness and casework experience of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 and meet the full requirements as below.

Excellent rate of pay offered to the right candidate

Job Purpose:

  • To ensure that people applying to the Council for assistance in resolving a housing problem receive advice about the housing options available to them and support to access housing and other services that they need.
  • To prevent and resolve homelessness wherever possible by providing advice, information and ongoing support to those in housing need.
  • To assess, advise and assist customers under the relevant statutory housing and homelessness legislation.
  • To ensure that people applying to the Council for assistance in resolving a housing problem receive advice about the housing options available to them and support to access housing and other services that they need.
  • To deal with an outstanding caseload as well as new allocated cases in a robust and timely manner under the relevant housing and homelessness legislation, policies and procedures.
  • To maximise the number of positive homelessness prevention and relief outcomes and minimise the use of temporary accommodation.
  • To carry out needs, risks and support assessments, develop Personalised Housing Plans and issue robust notification/s.184 decision letters in accordance with legislation, Council policies and procedures.

With SW Locums you will benefit from working for an agency established for over 11 years and with over 50 years combined social work experience.

you will also receive:

  • Payment weekly, faster than anyone else.
  • Most generous rates of pay.
  • Access to our knowledge base from our vastly experienced consultants, who will offer you confident and accurate advice.
  • No “waffle” straight talking, conscientious and informed advice, giving peace of mind.
  • Support network available 24/7.
  • Access to exclusive vacancies nationwide.
  • Free DBS and compliance service.
  • Access to on-going training opportunities.
  • Industry leading “Refer a Friend” and “Find your own job” bonus scheme offering up to £500 for successfully placed referrals.*
SW Locums follow the government guidelines on ensuring safety of all during the risk of Covid-19.
* Terms and conditions apply to our bonus scheme.

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