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Housing Officer
  • Employer: Hightown Housing Association
  • Reference: HO4503
  • Published: Tue 12/01/2021, 16:10 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 24/01/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £31,758 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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Housing Officer

About the role

We are looking for afull time Housing Officer (35 hrs) to be part of a team providing a highly professional customer focused housing management service to the Association`s residents in rented accommodation and to housing applicants.

The role is patch based and duties will include thehousing management of a caseload of tenancies, carrying out tenancy reviews, taking appropriate action in regard to breaches of tenancies and working in conjunction with the Income Recovery team to ensure appropriate action is taken to deal with arrears of rent and charges.

You will also specialise in an area of Housing Management.

This may include;

  • Anti-Social Behaviour
  • Tenancy FraudResident Involvement
  • Tenancy Sustainment or Domestic Abuse.
  • You will be expected to keep up to date with legislation, regulatory requirements and best practice in your key area.

Due to the nature of the role you must have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

About you

The successful candidate will:

  • Be passionate about resident involvement
  • Be an excellent communicator both orally and in writing
  • Be able to build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external customers
  • Have knowledge of the housing sector and housing management experience
  • Have excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise and manage a varied workload

We are looking for passionate people who with a `can-do` attitude who are driven by the desire to make a difference.

The Benefits

We offer a range of benefits which include:

  • Generous annual leave allowance of 25 days per year, rising with service, plus statutory bank holidays

  • Workplace pension scheme

  • 45 pence per mile mileage for the first 5,000 miles

  • Life assurance of three times your annual salary

  • Comprehensive training and development support

  • Annual bonus based on satisfactory performance

  • Free on-site parking

  • Access to on-site gym

Closing date: Sunday 24th January 2021

Interview dates: Monday 1st February 2021

To apply for this position please visit and complete an online application form. Please be advised that this recruitment process will be carried out online and would ask that you check your emails regularly. Please also quote the reference number of the job when applying. Previous applicants need not apply.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

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