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Temporary Accommodation Support Officer
  • Employer: Castle Point Borough Council
  • Reference: CPBC/20/135820
  • Published: Fri 16/10/2020, 15:55 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 13/11/2020, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 18.5 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,491 - £27,041
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Essex

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Temporary Accommodation Support Officer

Temporary Accommodation Support Officer HO009b

(18.5 hours per week)

Salary £24,491 to £27,041 per annum pro rata

Local Scale Points 17 - 22

We are looking to appoint a part time Temporary Accommodation Support Officer to manage council-owned Hostels in Benfleet & Canvey Island and support other applicants in temporary accommodation. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to work as part of a small team.

You will be responsible for managing arrivals and departures, monitoring the wellbeing of residents, and ensuring they comply with the terms of their licences. Duties also include reporting repairs, assisting residents to progress Homelessness applications, and undertaking pre and post Void inspections.

The ideal candidate will be a good communicator and be able to demonstrate the required attributes to be able to provide housing related support to vulnerable people and families with complex needs.

The successful candidate will work 18.5 hours a week on-site, working pattern to be agreed.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Veronica Jackson on 01268 882324 or at

This post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.


Alternatively you may request an application pack by telephoning 01268 882293/4 or by e-mailing .  CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date: 4.00pm Friday 13th November 2020

This Council is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees to share this commitment.

Castle Point Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.