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Early Intervention Officer

Salary details: £25481 - £27041

Ashfield District Council
Salary details
£25481 - £27041 
Job term
Full Time
Closing Date
13 December 2021
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£25,481 - £27,041 (Pay award pending)

Ashfield is a great place to work, valuing our employees, offering benefits including a very generous holiday entitlement, up to 34 days per year, local government pension and flexible working.

We are now seeking to appoint an Early Intervention Officer to provide an efficient, high quality advice and assessment service for people who are homeless or threatened with homelessness.

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring customers’ circumstances are investigated and their housing and support needs are assessed and met, in accordance with the homelessness legislation, statutory guidance and the Council’s policies and procedures.

To meet the requirements of this role, you must be able to interpret complex legislation and guidance, contribute positively to the development of new working practices and initiatives that help to prevent homelessness, increase the take-up of housing options and minimize the use and cost of temporary accommodation.

For further information or to discuss the post contact Mr Ian Scholes on 01623 457532

Interview Date: 20th December 2021

Ashfield District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the Community.