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Housing Solutions Specialist (Project Adder)
  • Employer: Hastings Borough Council
  • Reference: OS/21/142877
  • Published: Tue 09/02/2021, 15:00 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 24/02/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £23,080 to £27,041 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hastings, East Sussex, East Sussex

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Housing Solutions Specialist (Project Adder)

Fixed term for 2 years

We’re looking for an experienced housing professional to join the Project Adder team. You will be a key link between the project team and the council’s housing options service.

You’ll work as part of a multi-disciplinary service to find innovative solutions to prevent homelessness for people recovering from substance dependency issues and support them to find and sustain settled accommodation.

Project Adder is a joint initiative between the Home Office, Department for Health and Social Care, Public Health England, East Sussex County Council and Hastings Borough Council. The aim of the project will be to create a whole systems approach and develop existing multi-agency partnerships in areas worst affected by drug misuse. The key outcomes of the project are to: 

  • Reduce rate of drug related deaths
  • Reduce drug related offending
  • Reduce prevalence of drug use