Housing Advisor required on an ongoing temporary contract basis by the NI Housing Executive
Your new company
The services of Hays have been retained by our client, the Northern Ireland Housing Executive, to recruit a Housing Advisor to work from their offices in Downpatrick on an ongoing temporary contract basis.
Working within the Housing Solutions department, you will provide housing advice and assistance to people, who often have complex needs or are facing difficult circumstances with a focus on preventing homelessness.
Your new role
Your main duties will comprise the integrated areas of housing advice, assistance, tenancy sustainment, homeless prevention, homeless assistance and case management. This is summarised under the following headings:
Understand me and what I need;
Understand my application situation;
Address my immediate needs;
Active case management to find Housing Solutions;
Understand if I need to leave at all;
Advice & signposting
A full job spec which provides further detail on the duties within each heading is available upon request.
What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this position you must have:
A degree (or equivalent qualification) with a minimum of 1 years relevant experience, OR;
A B-Tech Higher (or equivalent qualification) with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience, OR;
5 GCSEs or equivalent, including minimum Grade C in Mathematics and English Language with at least 3 years relevant experience.
What you'll get in return
What you'll get in return This position offers an immediate start with the opportunity to work with the largest social landlord in NI in a role that will make a real difference for people's lives.
You will be paid via Hays on a weekly basis for all hours worked.
What you need to do now
Please contact Andrew McLarnon to discuss these positions in confidence, alternatively please apply using the link below to register your interest.
Please note, the closing date for CV to be submitted is 4pm on Friday 11th June 2021.
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