Housing Officer

Posted 01 May 2024
Salary £26,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameAlexandria Blackwood

Job description

We are currently engaged in a collaborative partnership with a leading mental health non-profit charity in Bristol. In pursuit of excellence, we are actively seeking a permanent position as a Supported Housing Officer. This will be a full-time position based in Bristol.

Salary of £26,000 per annum and comprehensive in-house induction training programme and ongoing vocational workshops.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience of effectively supporting the housing services on a day-to-day basis and provide clients with intensive support.

Duties will include:

·         Reviewing the documents and assigning the accommodation to tenants

·         Ensuring transition of new tenancy, departures and evictions

·         Conducting regular inspections to maintain Health and Safety standards

·         Clearing the maintenance problems asap by addressing the issues to maintenance team

·         Collaborating with clients to address anti-social behaviour related issues and raise incident reports

·         Assisting clients in finding suitable accommodation to meet the needs

·         Communicating with stakeholders, clients, government bodies via email and phone

·         Organising monthly fire drills and risk assessments and update the documentation process

·         Performing property inspections to access the living conditions and identify the areas of improvements

Rewards and Benefits:

·         Flexibility withing working hours as possible to enable staff to have a work-life balance

·         26 days annual leave, rising by one day each year

·         Pension scheme with 6% contributions from Second Step, if at least contribute 3% of your basic salary

·         Enhanced maternity pay

·         Sick pay scheme, paying one week's full pay and one week's half pay for new entrants up to 13 weeks’ full pay and 13 weeks’ half pay after five years’ service with annual increments

Working hours:

·         37.5 hours per week

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

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