Housing Management Worker

  • Job Reference: 6945830/001
  • Date Posted: 13 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Central & East
  • Location: Bedfordshire, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Housing Management Worker

Vacancy: 6945830

The client is looking to recruit a Housing Management Worker to work in a homeless hostel that supports clients aged 16-65, based in Bedfordshire.

 

Length:            Temporary with the opportunity for permanent work

Location:         Bedfordshire

Temporary contract: £9.20 per hour including holiday pay

Permanent salary: £18,632 per annum plus holiday pay

Hours:              37 hours a week with shift patterns

Shifts: 8:00am- 4:00pm

9:00am-5:00pm

1:30pm- 9:00pm

 

1 in 3 weekends: 11:00am- 7:30pm

You will also be required to be on call 1 in 3 weeks also.

 

The role involves:

  • Providing advice on housing and welfare benefits

  • Supporting homeless clients from a veteran background to become more independent in temporary accommodation

  • Helping clients to move on and resettle into new accommodation

  • Following support plans and producing risk assessments for your caseload

  • Liaising with external agencies and support clients with applications

  • Ensuring tenants adhere to their tenancy agreements

  • Signposting service users to specialist services when required

  • Ensuring residents do not accumulate any arrears and supporting them with budgeting

 

 Essential requirements:

  • Experience with supporting vulnerable people to become more independent

  • Knowledge of housing benefits

  • An enhanced DBS from within 3 years with the adults lists checked

  • Must have a driving license and access to own car