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Housing Options Assistant

  • Job reference: 16702
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Homeless and Housing Options
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Job description: Home Choice Assistant, Kingswood, Gloucestershire (TWO VACANCIES)
A local authority in Cambridge are recruiting for two Housing Options Assistants to cover the recruitment process for a permanent member of staff, this role will be based in Kingswood, in Gloucestershire.

The Role
In this role you will be assisting Home Choice Officers in the provision of a comprehensive Housing Options service. Your responsibilities will include:
-Provide administrative support to the Homechoice Officers and gather evidence to support housing applications.
-Maintain the council's housing register - this will include processing applications, updating records and carrying out reviews and investigations of existing and ongoing cases and applications.
-Providing advice and information on housing options to the public.
-Identify clients who can be referred to alternative housing options, such as Help to Buy schemes.
-To ensure accurate records are kept of all contact with housing applications and their cases

The Candidate
To be successful in this role it is essential you have prior experience in a housing options, advice or solutions role, or a similar Housing related role, and a good understanding of the Choice Based Lettings System

The Contract
These contracts are initially for three-months, though could be extended, or potentially made permanent, as you will also have a chance to apply for the permanent role. The roles are full time, working 37 hours per week, 9.00-17.00, Monday to Friday.

How to Apply
To apply for this position, please send your CV directly to
You can also chat to Lee about the role on 01772 208 966 or via LinkedIn…