Housing Assistant – 35 hours – Permanent – Salary starting from £21,375 – Based in Brixton
Housing for Women is a unique organisation, both a housing association and a charity. We are proud to have housed London’s women for over 80 years providing secure, affordable housing and related services to empower women to make the most of the opportunities they have.
We now have a vacancy for a Housing Assistant. This role reports to the Housing Officer, providing support to the Housing & Income Team to ensure a high quality housing service is delivered and personal and team targets are met. In particular the you will support the Housing/Income Officers when dealing with tenant arrears, lettings and tenancy management work.
You will also provide emergency cover during absences which may include home visits, tenancy sign ups and service of notices. You will participate in a 9-5 rota, ensuring that the Maintenance Administrator and Housing Assistant roles are covered, in telephone answering, raising call logs and booking in repairs as required.
Occasional contribution to support reception and post management duties will also be required, working within the team flexibly to ensure cover and service delivery at peak demand periods. This will take up approximately 20% of the job role.
If you think you have the skills and experience required and want to know more about the role, please download the recruitment pack here.
Closing date: Thursday 10 August 2017 at 9:00am
Interviews: Thursday 17 August 2017
Please note CVs are not accepted.
Housing for Women aims to be an equal opportunities employer. Applications are welcome from all sectors of the community.