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Temporary Accommodation Officer

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Organisation:Nottingham City Council 

Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 

Salary:£21,589 

NPPV Required:No 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Housing Aid , 135 Lower Parliament Street, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG5 3HY 

Reference:CA1008-E 

Closing date:12 July 2019 at midnight 


The starting salary is £21,589 (Level One) rising to £22,911 (Level Two) on the first year anniversary, subject to satisfactory completion of a probation period (pro rata for part time workers).
     
We’ve got an exciting opportunity available for talented individuals to join our workforce - perhaps this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for? Read on to find out more…
    
There has never been a better time to join Nottingham City Council. Known for inclusivity and innovation, we have also won a host of Employee Benefits Awards, are a leading employer of Apprentices and we are continually working around the clock to deliver high quality services for Nottingham’s citizens, visitors and investors.
  
Our aspiration is to make Nottingham a Great City, but to do this we need to be a Great Council, provide Great Services and recruit and develop a Great Workforce.
   
Join an organisation that gives you extra – we will value your contributions, promote flexible and modern ways of working, will double your monthly pension contributions, offer a very generous 25-32 days holiday package each year (exclusive of public bank holidays and dependent on length of service) and give you the option to purchase up to 28 days additional holiday tax-free!
  
The post holder will assist in the allocation and management of temporary accommodation uses by homeless applicants.
  
ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS: 
  • Experience of of communicating complex issues on a face to face basis with clients by demonstrating tact, diplomacy, sensitivity and customer care.
  • Ability to liaise constructively and effectively with staff in other offices, departments and external agencies.
  • Knowledge of housing legislation in both the public and private sector.
  • Experience of visiting properties and clients at home
  • Knowledge of welfare benefit rights and income maximisation
  
For more information, please view the Job Description and Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
     
For informal enquiries please contact Novlette Lewis, Tel: 0115 876 1115,Email: novlette.lewis@nottinghamcity.gov.uk
          
Useful information for Applicants:
     
Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions information, which includes advice on pay, annual leave and hours of working, and our Total Rewards Package, which includes information on some of the great benefits when working for Nottingham City Council.
   
This post is covered by the statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) (English Language Requirement for public sector workers) and therefore the ability to speak fluent English, as detailed in the job description and person specification, is an essential requirement for the role.
                
Nottingham City Council are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and we are striving to have a reflective workforce of the citizens we serve.As a result of our commitment to this agenda, we anonymise all applications to remove the risk of unconscious bias. The application process will capture your personal details (including your name) and these details will only be made visible to recruiting managers once the shortlisting stage has been completed
                   
We particularly welcome applicants from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and applicants that consider themselves disabled as these groups are currently under represented within our workforce.

     
Nottingham City Council is open to conversations regarding flexible working options at the point of interview.
     
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk