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Supported Housing Assistant

  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £18000 per annum

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  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Startdate:

    17/08/20 or ASAP

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Housing Support assistant to oversee the development and delivery of a housing service for young adults and adults in need of supported accommodation across Preston!

You will be working for an incredible organisation, at the start of their exciting journey who provide supported housing accommodation for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, who require Intensive support in managing and maintaining a tenancy. Residents may have complex and additional support needs to include but not limited to those with addictions, mental health issues, learning difficulties and offending behaviour.

As the Housing support officer, you will ensure that the housing provision continues to be a quality living environment. You will be responsible for assisting with allocating the right residences for the right tenants. You are required to make sure properties are kept in good condition and well maintained through regular inspection and satisfaction surveys. All applicants for housing require approval for social housing status, therefore you will assist the Supported Housing Officer in ensuring the additional care and support needs for the tenant are being delivered and if there are any concerns, report to appropriate professionals.

The successful candidate must hold relevant experience working within the Supported housing field.

This role is Monday to Friday 9-5 however, you must be flexible to meet the needs of the service and in return for your hard work and dedication you will receive a salary of up to £18,000 plus ongoing training, and qualifications once you successfully complete probation period.

If you have the right skills or experience for this role; apply now or please call Brooklea on 01772 400100. - thank you and good luck with your job search.


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