Sunderland, TYNE and WEAR
£10.72 - £13.89 per hour
Job description

An excellent opportunity has been made available for a Tenancy Support workers position with an established Housing provider covering Sunderland and South Tyneside.

The role is initially for three months with the view for an extension and potential to go permanent on a full time basis, Monday to Friday 09:00 am - 17:00 pm with an occasional weekend work (One in Three) maybe required.

The pay rate is £10.72 PAYE or £13.89 on Umbrella / Limited.

The role does require the candidate to have a Full UK Drivers License and access to a vehicle too.

As a Tenancy Support worker, you will need to engage with referral agencies to generate referrals for the service.

You will need to undertake all appropriate assessments for all potential and actual residents and to review and update these as required.

Part of your role will be to complete all documentation including tenure agreements, property inventory, disclosure forms and an application for housing benefit with residents to support and sustain a successful tenancy.

As a Tenancy Support Officer, you will need to maximise rent collection, ensuring successful housing and other welfare benefit claims are submitted and maintained, taking a pro-active approach to ensure properties are re-let as soon as possible in line with targets.

You will be tasked with ensuring that void time is minimised by taking a pro-active approach to ensure properties are let/re-let As soon as possible in line with targets.

You will be required to actively engage with tenants in issues and decisions that affect them.

Achieved through involvement activities ranging from providing information, requesting feedback, consulting, to facilitating participation by the service users.

Furthermore, you will need to develop professional relationships with a range of external agencies that supports the on-going needs of tenants.

This is an urgent requirement, so if you feel this is the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your skill set then please get in touch right away.

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Zack Ali 0121 685 8705
Email Address - [email protected]

Your expert recruitment consultant is Zack Ali, call today on 0121 685 8705 or email [email protected] Eden Brown Synergy is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Eden Brown Synergy is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Posted on: 10 December 2019
Closed date: 17 December 2019
Job ref: 264445ZAA
Tags: Support Worker