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Tenancy Support Officer (Under Occupation) Poole Housing Partnership Ltd

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  • Post Ref: PHP - 2889
  • Department: Poole Housing Partnership Ltd
  • Division: Housing & Estates
  • Section: Tenancy Support
  • Salary details: £21,074 - £24,657
  • Employment Status: Part Time
  • Hourly Rate:
  • Hours: 18.00
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Working Weeks:
  • Closing date: 25 November 2018
  • Interview date: Week commencing 3 December 2018
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6 Month Fixed Term Contract

If you are enthusiastic, self-motivated and effective, passionate about the delivery of excellent public sector housing services, committed to outstanding customer care and the delivery of a high quality service and have the skills we’re looking for, we want to hear from you.

As our Tenancy Support Officer, your key role will be to identify and incentivise social housing tenants who are under-occupying their current property, to find a property more suited to their needs, supporting them with all personal and practical aspects of the move. 

You will have strong communication and motivational skills, with the ability to empathise with clients from diverse backgrounds and from all sectors of the community. With the ability to work calmly and efficiently under pressure to tight deadlines, prioritising your work effectively and using your own initiative, although part of a supportive team you will be comfortable working without a high level of supervision. 

You should have knowledge of statutory and voluntary sector support services and a basic understanding of public and private sector housing and of welfare and benefit rights.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

In return, we will give you a rewarding job, a fantastic working environment in a lovely location, great colleagues and excellent benefits including free parking, flexi-time, a generous holiday allowance and a superb pension scheme.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, and requires you to have access to a vehicle for work purposes.

Please see the job description and person specification for full details, or for further information, email jobs.php@poole.gov.uk or call 01202 264482.

PHP welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

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