• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

tenancy sustainment

Neighbourhood Officer

Neighbourhood Officer

12 months

Barnsley

17.5 hours

£18 – £19 per hour

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for a Neighbourhood Officer for a public sector organisation, on a temporary 12-month basis. The required hours for the post are 17.5 hours a week over 3 days. Some home working will be available.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Neighbourhood Officer:

  • Delivering an intensive housing management service to tenants
  • Completing regular inspections of communal areas
  • Carrying out regular H&S checks
  • Ensuring void targets are met and void turnaround is minimised
  • Completing tenancy sign ups and preparing new tenancy packs
  • Managing low level rent arrears
  • Investigating and resolving low level ASB issues
  • Completing home visits to tenants
  • Managing breaches of tenancy

Requirements of the Neighbourhood Officer:

  • Full UK Driving Licence and access to own vehicle is essential
  • Clear enhanced DBS within the last 3 years

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Divisional Manager at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful

Housing Support Worker

Housing Support Worker

£21,600- £25,200

37.5 Monday- Friday

Temporary- Permanent

Manchester

We are currently working on behalf of a not-for-profit organisation, who is recruiting for a Supported Housing Officer. The service provides 30 supported homes for homeless people with low level support needs in privately rented homes across Manchester.

Responsibilities of the Housing Support Worker includes:

  • Working across dispersed accommodation in Manchester supporting clients facing homelessness with low level needs
  • Sourcing new properties
  • Providing resettlement and housing management support to a portfolio of customers within a supported housing project or dispersed tenancy
  • Encouraging independent living
  • Promoting tenancy sustainment
  • Assisting clients to maximise their income
  • Completing the induction process with new clients
  • Assisting with the access to training, education and employment opportunities
  • Signposting clients to other services within the community
  • Completing housing benefit, council tax and universal credit claims
  • Conducting risk and needs assessments

Requirements of the Housing Support Worker:

  • Enhanced DBS
  • Driver and access to a vehicle

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Divisional Manager at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please be