Sheltered Housing Advisor, Bridport
25 hours per week, Monday - Friday 9am to 2pm
Based in Bridport
Salary £12,616.22 pro rata per annum (FTE £18,672.00pa) plus benefits
The post may require some work in other parts of West Dorset
You will be providing a specialist housing management service to older and vulnerable adults to ensure tenancy sustainment.
To be part of an out of hours service on a rota basis.
The successful candidates will provide:
• Assistance to residents to resolve or prevent housing debts,
• Assistance to claim benefits.
• Assisting in the viewing and signup of new residents.
• Scheme management – including testing of alarm systems
• Providing a home help service
You should have experience of maintaining accurate records, effective verbal and written communication skills and an understanding of the need to maintain client dignity and confidentiality. Experience of working in supported housing or a similar environment is desirable. You will also need good customer service skills, to be physically active and hold a full driving licence with the use of a reliable car.
This post is subject to an enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
Closing date for applications: Noon on Thursday 19 October 2017
Interviews to be held on: Tuesday 31 October 2017
Please complete an: Application Form