Allocations Officer

  • Location:

    Jarrow

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £14.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anca Stroe

  • Contact email:

    anca.stroe@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/560920

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-20

  • Start date:

    ASAP


A new job is a great way to further your career, gain valuable new skills and enhance your salary. If you're after a new challenge as an Allocations Officer in the Redcar area, this could prove to be an excellent opportunity for you.

The position is on a contract basis until the end of December 2020, subject to review, and pays a rate of £14.50 an hour.

Highlights of this Allocations Officer role:
As an Allocations Officer, based in or around the Redcar area and earning £14.50 per hour, you'll carry out the day-to-day empty homes process from 'keys in to keys out', ensuring that vacant homes are let in the shortest timeframe possible, through the provision of excellent customer-focused service.

In this role, you will also advertise and market empty homes in ways that effectively deal with hard-to-let and low-demand properties. You should have previous Allocations Officer experience or experience as a Housing Officer or Accommodation and Allocations Officer.

The ideal Housing Allocations Officer will:
? Have an understanding of all relevant legislation
? Have a Level 3 qualification in a housing subject, or equivalent, or be willing to work towards obtaining this qualification within 24 months of appointment
? Have experience of working in a social housing area or a frontline customer-facing environment
? Have excellent communication skills and a can-do, friendly and inclusive manner to both colleagues and clients

If you're interested in applying for this position, please apply online or contact Anca in the Manchester branch today.
Rest assured, in this time of COVID-19, any interviews required will be conducted online or via phone as your health and safety are of utmost importance to us.

Due to COVID-19 you'll only be expected and encouraged to return to your new office environment when it's deemed safe to do so. The Health and Social Care division at Search Consultancy Ltd is one of the largest providers of temporary healthcare workers.


Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age