Housing Adviser

Recruiter
SSAFA
Location
North Lanarkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the role

We are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic housing professional to provide expert impartial advice and assistance for serving Armed Forces personnel, veterans and their dependant families in the Glasgow area. You will be responsible for delivering a start to finish service for clients experiencing homelessness or issues with housing.

Requirements

To carry out this role successfully you will have excellent knowledge of housing law in Scotland and an understanding of the housing landscape in Glasgow. In addition, you will have knowledge of statutory and voluntary organisations to enable partnership working.

You will be able to manage a full and varied case load providing holistic advice with an emphasis on housing and homelessness. You will work with others in the team to ensure practical assistance and emotional support is available. An understanding of the issues faced by veterans, serving personnel and their families is essential to the role.

You will be IT literate with confidence in the use of MS Office and databases. You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to develop rapport with a wide range of clients and partners.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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