Housing Assistant, City Locality Team, Pullar House, Perth (PKC02375)

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Perth and Kinross Council
£18,376 - £20,741 per year
16 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Housing Assistant (Fixed Term until 31 March 2017) - PKC02375 
£18,376 - £20,741
Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth

You will undertake adminstrative duties but will also provide support to Housing Officers and other colleagues within the locality team to deliver a comprehensive, frontline housing management service to our customers.

The post involves contact and liaison with a wide range of customers including colleagues within the team, in other council services, external agencies, customers, tenant representatives and elected members.

You will be based within the City Locality Team in Pullar House.

Candidates should have the ability to undertake all tasks and functions as detailed within job profile. Amongst the job specific/candidate requirements, the successful candidate requires to provide excellent customer care, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, undertake tasks to a high standard, demonstrate a flexible, positive and proactive approach to their work and their interactions with colleagues and customers, have an understanding of Health and Safety procedures.

Candidates should ideally hold a CIH Level 3 Certificate/ Diploma in Housing Practice or National Homepoint Standard Level 2; must be computer literate with proven IT skills in Microsoft Office applications and have experience of using computer databases and management systems

Candidates must hold a clean current driving licence and have access to a vehicle to undertake this role.

For further information please contact Debbie Mitchell, City Locality Co-ordinator on 01738 476101.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Online facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer.

The Individual

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

See also:
Housing Assistant - Job Profile.doc