Housing Options Adviser

Job Details

Temporary
United Kingdom
Vox Network Consultants
Salary : £26 Hourly
03.07.2024
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Info - This position is based in South London - 3 days in office



Responsibilities
  • To interview and assess homeless people
  • To prevent homelessness by promoting housing options
  • To determine whether applicants are owed a statutory duty under the 1996 Housing Act, Part 7 as amended
  • To advise those who are threatened with homelessness in order to prevent homelessness
  • To assess the entitlements of single non-priority homeless people and give them statutory advice and assistance
  • To participate in and help develop outreach work, such as advice surgeries


Requirements
  • Experience of interviewing the public in a housing advice, homelessness or related field
  • Good understanding of the Housing Act Part 7, as amended by the Homelessness Act 2002 and the ability to assess applications under this act
  • To have a knowledge of relevant current legislation and case law, including the Protection from Eviction Act 1977, the Housing Acts of 1985, 1988, 1996 and 2004


Contract
  • Initial 3 to 6 month ongoing contract
  • PAYE via Umbrella
  • Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


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