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Housing Officer

Ashfield District Council has an exciting opportunity available for an ambitious Housing Officer to join our team based in Kirkby-in-Ashfield. You will join us on a full time, permanent and in return, we will offer you a competitive salary of £27,740 to £30,000 inclusive of a Market Supplement.

Ashfield is renowned for its welcoming, supportive and passionate communities, the area boasts a mix of beautiful countryside, complemented by award-winning urban and country parks. There are also some fantastic leisure centres and attractions for visitors. The area has excellent road, rail and transport links with three rail stations in the district, along the Robin Hood line, connecting with Worksop (to the North) and Nottingham (to the South) and access to a mix of affordable housing, schools, colleges, and shopping centres.

The Housing Officer role:

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with tenancy and estate management experience to join our award winning, upper quartile performing, Housing Team. As a Housing Officer, you will manage a patch of properties within the Ashfield area, dealing with all aspects of tenancy and estate management including enforcement of tenancy conditions.

What we are looking for in our Housing Officer:

- Experience of working in or with social housing and tenants is essential

- Must be organised and have the ability to manage and prioritise a diverse workload with competing demands

- Flexible to respond to unplanned situations and possess the problem-solving skills needed to deal with issues at pace and with accuracy

- Good knowledge of housing practice and legislation

- Excellent communication skills

In return we will offer flexible and agile working, a commitment to your personal development, being part of a motivated team and a final salary Local Government pension.

Closing date: 19th April, 2021

Interview date: 7th May 2021

Interviews will be held in accordance with Government social distancing guidelines.

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

Why not click 'apply' today? Don't miss out on this opportunity to develop your career as our Housing Officer.

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Housing Officer

Sutton-in-Ashfield NG17, UK
Permanent

Published on 4 May 2021

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