Accommodation Officer

Recruiter
Harvey Nash Plc
Location
Livingston
Salary
market
Posted
15 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Sector
Estate Agency
Job Type
Officer
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Our Public Sector client in Livingston require an Accommodation Officer to join their team on an initial 6 month contract. You will be joining the team to support the assisting Allocations Team and Manager with temporary accommodation housing management.

Main duties will include including input/updating systems and spreadsheets, conducting sign ups, assisting with rent arrears and monitoring rent accounts and voids/lets for temporary accommodation.

Required Skills:

* Professional qualification in Housing/Social Work, Community Education, Social Care or recent relevant experience of working in homelessness or related services.

* Have a working knowledge of relevant legislation eg Housing (Scotland) Act 2001, Homelessness Bill, Children's (Scotland) Act 1995, Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007

* Experience of working in housing or homeless prevention/assessment or similar environment.

* Full driving licence required.

* Experience of working in a social housing environment would be advantageous

This role will commence ASAP, with interviews w/c 26th February. Please apply using the link below. Basic Disclosure Scotland required.