Accommodation Co-ordinator

Posted 10 April 2024
Salary Negotiable up to £20.30 per hour via an umbrella company dependent on experience
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameGrace Lane

Job description

Our client, based in Warwickshire, is currently recruiting for an Accommodation Co-ordinator on a two-month temporary contract.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The hourly rate is negotiable up to £20.30 per hour via an umbrella company based on experience for this position.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with clients who have complex needs, hold an enhanced DBS taken out within the last three years and also have access to their own vehicle.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing attentive housing support and advice to a group of 7-8 key clients with complex needs - including mental health and substance misuse

  • Conducting home visits in order to ensure tenant wellbeing

  • Completing property sign-ups and assisting with any ‘move on’ processes

  • Making tailored support and welfare plans to fit customer needs

  • Carrying out risk assessments, health and safety checks and monitoring safeguarding issues

  • Assisting individuals with application processes, including housing and benefit forms

  • Liaising with external agencies and signposting customers accordingly to provide additional support

Experience required:

  • Conducting risk assessments and health and safety checks

  • Working with various external organisations to provide extra support to service users

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Be able to create tailored support plans

  • Strong knowledge the sign-up system and ‘move on’ process

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working (one day per week)

  • Flexible working days

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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