Housing Options Assistant
Posted 18 days ago - Expired 6 days ago

Chesterfield, Derbyshire,
Permanent Full Time
£17,681 - £18,672 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week

Division: Housing - Housing options

Provisional interview date: Wednesday 27 June 2018

This is an exciting opportunity for a hardworking and resilient individual to join an expanding Housing Options team responsible for the Allocation of council accommodation, provision of adaptations and the prevention of homelessness.


We are looking for a positive and enthusiastic individual to be part of our busy Housing Options Service based in Chesterfield Town Centre. You will be the first point of contact for people applying for council housing or those presenting with housing need.

With practical experience of working in a customer facing role, preferably in a Housing related environment, you will be required to offer advice and support to members of the public in a friendly and professional manner.

You will provide administrative support to all parts the Housing Options which will enable the successful applicant to widen your knowledge and experience across a range of different and interesting specialist areas within Housing.

Team work is essential to the delivery of the service and the successful applicant will need to possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

Experience of using office related IT systems is required although training will be provided to the successful applicant.

For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Carl Griffiths on (01246) 345117.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways.

In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.

CV's are not accepted, please apply online.