Move On and Reconnection Officer Housing and Planning

Recruiter
Seven Resourcing
Location
Loughborough
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
12 Jan 2021
Closes
14 Jan 2021
Ref
1931000407
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Move On and Reconnection Officer to cover the District and Boroughs across Leicestershire and Rutland County Council. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £16.13 (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

Support individuals identified as rough sleeping or at imminent risk of rough sleeping to move on from temporary to longer term accommodation and reconnect to areas where they are likely to be able to secure longer term accommodation.

Offer advice and assistance in relation to housing and finances.

Delivery of an effective and appropriate service to all service users, fairly and without discrimination.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate the transition of individuals from rough sleeping or temporary accommodation into longer-term accommodation.
  • Identify accommodation and support needs and objectives at the earliest possible opportunity and support individuals to access accommodation and support services.
  • Provide housing advice and signpost and refer individuals to accommodation options and pathways and related support services.
  • Work with Housing Authorities and partners to achieve successful move ons and reconnections.
  • Support individuals to access and engage with accommodation and support providers to achieve successful move ons and reconnections.
  • Support individuals with their personalised journey of recovery, assisting them to secure and sustain accommodation, maximise income, establish / re-establish and build-up support and recovery networks and improve health and wellbeing.

Applicant Requirements:
  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.

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