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Housing Management Officer May 2019

Team and Post Number:

Housing & Communities HC13


Council Offices, Kiln Road, Benfleet


Local Scale Point 12-23 (£21,589 to £26,999 per annum) plus essential car user allowance

Working Hours: 

37 hours per week

Working Pattern(s):

Monday - Friday

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Contract Duration:

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DBS Check:


Closing Date:

4.00pm Friday 17th May 2019

Ready for the next step in your housing career? We are looking for a self- motivated housing professional to join our Housing Management team, to take up a permanent contract.  We are a small team that handles a varied and busy workload.  If you enjoy learning about your tenants and want to help make a difference, you could be exactly who we are looking for.


You will ideally have:


  • Knowledge of Housing working practices and associated legislation
  • Experience of dealing with anti-social behaviour and tenancy management issues
  • Experience of preparing cases for, and attending, court regarding tenancy breaches
  • Rent arrears recovery
  • Welfare Benefits knowledge
  • The ability to demonstrate initiative and organisational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build good working relationships with tenants, leaseholders and partner organisations
  • The ability to quickly adapt to working in a changing environment & support the existing members of the Housing Service
  • A common sense approach to dealing with situations
  • The ability to learn quickly

You will work closely with tenants and colleagues in Housing Maintenance and Sheltered Housing and you will play an active part in developing relationships between these areas.  Experience in Housing is essential.


For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Liz Robinson (Housing Management & Rents Manager) on 01268 882429.


Please apply online using the hyperlink below. Alternatively you may wish to call HR on 01268 882294 or email for an application pack. CVs alone will not be accepted.


Closing date for applications:   4.00pm Friday 17th May 2019


This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.


This Council is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all our employees to share this commitment.


Castle Point Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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