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Senior Housing Needs Officer
  • Employer: Pendle Borough Council
  • Reference: U13
  • Published: Fri 08/10/2021, 9:55 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 08/11/2021, 23:58 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Scale 6 = £25,481 - £27,041 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Number One Market Street, Lancashire

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Senior Housing Needs Officer

We are looking for a self-motivated, well organised and experienced individual for the post of Senior Housing Needs Officer. The role will be to support the Housing Needs Manager with day to day management of the service. You will be required to manage a caseload along with supporting a small team of housing needs officers in undertaking their role.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills especially to manage competing workloads at peak times.

An excellent working knowledge of Homelessness legislation is essential, in addition to extensive experience of working with assessment and advice giving procedures in a welfare setting.

The Borough of Pendle lies in the heart of Lancashire’s beautiful Pennines and is within easy reach of the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District.

Pendle Council offers an excellent work-life balance including an Agile Working Policy which allows a flexible approach to work location, flexitime with no core hours, up to 2 days flexi leave a month, compressed working options and up to 30 days annual leave.

If you have the required qualities and skills and are an excellent communicator then we want to hear from you! 

For an informal discussion please contact Wayne Forrest, Housing Needs Manager on 07735 778618 or email wayne.forrest@pendle.gov.uk.