Kettering, Northamptonshire (On-site)
£27,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Do you have recent experience of providing specialist level housing advice? Then join us as a Housing Adviser and help ensure our clients get the support they need.

This role is being advertised as a Housing Adviser but on appointment your job title will be Housing & Welfare Benefits Advisor.

Job Share/ Part Time and Hybrid/home working options available for the right candidate.

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic Advisor who will deliver a professional, impartial, pragmatic and outcome focussed Housing advice service to all of our beneficiaries whilst working to Accommodation Concern Quality Standards, Policies and Procedures and Regulatory Requirements.

To succeed, you'll have experience of providing specialist housing advice and supporting people with multiple disadvantages . We'll also be looking for a proven ability to work effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders, both statutory and non-statutory agencies.

You will be able to manage a caseload, adhering to multiple deadlines and utilising and applying legislation to your day to day casework. Experience using various IT packages is also important as you will be required to input client data and communicate using various platforms

Our growing team will be delivering Housing, Welfare Benefit and Debt Advice accross the North Northants area as we meet the growing demand for our services.

You will provide advice and casework on all areas of housing law, having regard for relevant legislation, guidance and case law -  meeting the requirements of the Advice Service Alliance Standard for advice case work relating to Welfare Benefits, Debt and Housing.

You will also provide advice/case work on Welfare Benefit issues (along side our Debt and Benefit team) to ensure income maximisation is achieved for beneficiaries. 

Come and join our growing team and make a difference locally

More about Accommodation Concern

Accommodation Concern is a small registered charity operating locally within Kettering, Northamptonshire. Its core purpose is to prevent and al... Read more

Posted on: 05 January 2022
Closed date: 04 February 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Advice, Information

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