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Housing Advisor (Experienced)

Job Title: Housing Advisor (Experienced)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol
Industry:
Salary: £14.18 per hour, Benefits: Holiday pay + Pension
Start Date: 2019-01-21
Reference: NigelBC2
Contact Name: Blue Arrow Bristol
Contact Email: bristol@bluearrow.co.uk
Job Published: January 11, 2019 17:21

Job Description


 Job title: Housing Advisor (Homelessness Prevention Team)

Pay rate: £14.18 PH
Full time position - Monday to Friday – 09:00 – 17:00

Bristol City centre

Starting ASAP

Duration: Until 29/7/2019

BlueArrow is currently working on the below role to interview and start early in the new year for an initial 7 month temporary contract. The role is to promote and provide an authoritative advisory and information service including:

  • 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 tenant regarding statutory rights

    The post holder will be proactive in promoting joint working in a multi-agency environment

     
    Abilities and aptitudes:
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and textually with the public, colleagues and external organisations on legislative issues

  • An adaptable and positive outlook to cope with pressure and change

  • Ability to manage time effectively and to work towards strict targets and deadlines

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

  • A high standard of numeric skills

If this role is of interest to you, please upload your CV to this site in "Word Format".