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Housing Options Officer
  • Employer: Spelthorne Borough Council
  • Reference: 850
  • Published: Fri 11/10/2019, 12:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 27/10/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £25,903 - £35,049
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Council Offices - Knowle Green, Surrey

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Housing Options Officer

Housing Options Officer (permanent, 36 hour week)


Salary range £25,903- £36,049 plus essential car user allowance.


18 months into the Homeless Reduction Act and we have successfully prevented homelessness for the majority of our customers. We want to improve on this and are looking for enthusiastic people, practically minded, who are able to negotiate to resolve customers’ homelessness.


You will be able to work on your own initiative and see cases through from start to finish.


This role wold suit someone with excellent customer care and IT skills new to Housing, or an experienced person looking to work for an innovative organisation.


In return we can offer excellent conditions of service with a benefits package that includes flexible working hours, pension scheme, free car parking and at least 23 days’ paid leave per year.


This post will be subject to a basic disclosure and barring service check.


For an informal chat, please ring Ken Emerson, Team Manager: Housing Options on 01784 446382.


Closing date:  27 October 2019(Noon)


Interviews: 4 or 5 November 2019   


For full information and to apply online go to or alternatively, please contact Recruitment Services on (01784) 444263 (24 hour answer phone) quoting reference number .850


Unfortunately we are unable to reply to all candidates.  Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by email. If we have not contacted you within three weeks of the closing date then your application has been unsuccessful.


CVs can only be accepted in support of a completed application form.



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