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Housing Assistant

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Job Description

Here at Building Careers, we are currently recruiting for a Housing Assistant for an immediate start based in Chester for a local housing association.

You will be required to undertake your individual role in line with the Council's Strategic Priorities and in compliance with the Council's corporate policies and procedures. To undertake any other reasonably required duties as instructed by Management or someone acting on their behalf, in addition to the role specific tasks & responsibilities detailed below.

To maintain adequate systems of administration and support for all functional activities provided from the Area Office including record keeping and computerized data storage. To deal directly with all enquireries made either in person, by telephone or by correspondence from the public including the research, progress and resolution of such enquireries in co-operation with other officers.

To maintain a computerized system of housing waiting lists and to operate the system, including matching applicants to properties, under the guidance and direction of the Area Housing Manager. To provide assistance to other officers, in the execution of their duties by providing administrative and clerical support. To provide an adequate service of word processing, typing and general office duties including compilation of statistics. To carry out interviews within the office for the purpose of providing advice and guidance on all of the functional activities provided by the office to those seeking information, and also for the purpose of gathering information from customers to ensure that all information systems are regularly updated and maintained.

You will have a generic housing officer knowledge and experience from a previous position. Please contact Jenny Lyons or Debbie King on 0151 230 1690 immediately.

Sorry, this job has now been closed and will no longer be taking applications.

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