Neighbourhood Officer

Posted 12 February 2024
Salary Up to £23.00 per hour via an umbrella company
LocationWest Yorkshire
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameHana Shepherd

Job description

Our client, a Housing Association based in Yorkshire, is currently recruiting for a Neighbourhood Officer on an 8-week temporary contract.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis, working 37 hours per week Monday – Friday. The hourly rate is negotiable up to £23.00 per hour via an umbrella company.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Completing estate inspections, tenancy audits and reviews

  • Carrying out property inspections and conduct estate walkabout

  • Ensuring the efficient and effective management of homes and services within a designated area, working largely on own initiative and without regular on-site supervision

  • Making sure local housing services sustain independent living for all tenants

  • Liaising with contractors, dealing with repairs and maintenance

  • Dealing with all cases of low level ASB including noise and nuisance complaints

  • Working with residents and promoting community involvement to help tackle cases of ASB

  • Dealing with the lettings process from start to finish including allocating properties, initial accompanied viewings, and sign-ups

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Up to date with housing legislation

  • Experience of working within housing management, ASB and lettings

Working hours:

  • 37 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm

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

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