housing adviser- homelessness- bristol in bristol city centre

posted
job type
contract
salary
£ 20 per hour
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job details

posted
location
bristol city centre, bristol
job category
construction & property
job type
contract
salary
£ 20 per hour
reference number
HABSHC
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job description

Are you an experienced Housing Adviser looking for your next temporary contract within the Bristol area? Are you looking for your next role with a leading housing provider?

My client has an immediate opportunity available for multiple Housing Advisers to join the team for an initial 6 month period.

The successful candidates will work within the Homelessness Team, providing authoritative advice and information to potentially homeless clients and to landlords.

Responsibilities:



* Providing timely advice to prevent homelessness
* Promoting a wide range of housing options as alternatives to the use of bed & breakfast accommodation for homeless households.
* Co-ordinating the provision of furnished tenancies, in particular for former homeless clients.
* providing advice to landlords and tenants regarding statutory rights

Requirements:



* Previous experience in working with the homeless is essential.
* Expert knowledge of housing rights in relationship breakdown and domestic violence
* Expert knowledge of housing related welfare benefits and tax credits
* Strong understanding of case management techniques

If this sounds like the ideal job for you, click apply or call Heidi Clark on 01454610000

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

residential

qualification

NVQ

educational requirements

GCSE