Chatham, Kent, England
£10 - £12 per hour
Accommodation Officer - Temporary
**Temporary (with the potential to go Permanent) - Start ASAP**
We are currently looking for a Temporary Housing Officer on behalf of our clients who are based in Medway, Kent.
As a Housing Officer you will have good knowledge of social tenures and tenancies, including Temporary Accommodation, Assured Shorthold and Starter Tenancy. You will be able to identify and understanding the housing needs to existing and new residents to be able to deliver the right service.
To be considered, we are looking for someone with some experience working within the housing sector, a self-starter who can readily support the housing team and manage his or her own work load with minimal supervision.
To support this organisation to deliver excellent servicethe following skills are required:
- Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
- Confident in making decisions
- Be approachable and supportive
- Team player and can work towards SLA's
- Be able to identify problems and coming up with solutions
In this role you will liaise and speak to Landlords, residents and external housing providers on a daily basis.Some other duties and responsibilities will include providing high quality and effective service to customers and stakeholders, coordinating repairs and defects with the maintenance team, organising Gas Safety checks, manage Temporary Accommodation check-in’s, answering to queries and more.
This is a fast paced, varied and rewarding role to consider.
**Please only apply if you can start immediately or within 2 weeks notice**
An enhanced DBS check will be required
Must have a full driving licence and access to your own vehicle
Housing background or similar office environment
Clean enhanced DBS
Full drivers licence with own vehicle
Posted 17 days ago