Housing Assistant

  • Job Reference: PBO 6640570
  • Date Posted: 7 December 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Temporary Housing Assistant
Immediately Required via Venn Group
The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Venn Group Social and Housing Recruitment Team are currently recruiting for a Housing Assistant for our Supported Housing client based in Exeter to begin interim employment within their team

Location: Exeter
Contract Type: 12 months
Hours: 37 hours per week / Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm (flexible)


  • Conduct home visits to a number of different schemes across the Devon area regrading low level ASB and late rent payments
  • Deal with low level ASB, write the official letters and refer all escalated cases into management
  • Carry out Tunstall alarm checks
  • Deal with low and high level rent arrears and liaise the rent account officer regarding payment plans
  • Deal with tenant sign ups
  • Issue notices to quit
  • Attend pre eviction visits

Essential Skills:

  • A current enhanced DBS issued within the past 12 months
  • A driver with their own vehicle
  • I.T literate
  • Rent arrears experience

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of housing legislation

If you have a strong work ethic and would like to be considered for this position please send an updated CV to porchard@venngroup.com or call Phoebe Orchard or Vic Singh on 0117 930 8760