Case Manager - Homelessness x 4 posts

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Employer:
Somerset West and Taunton Council
Location:
Somerset - Taunton, Wellington and Williton
Salary:
Salary Grade F £26,470 – £28,221 per annum
Closing date:
27th March
Job Ref:
TRCM-HO

Recruitment timetable

Closing Date
Wednesday 27 March 2019 at 12pm
Interview & Discovery Day
w/c 8 April 2019

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Description

We are looking for professionals with substantial experience in Homelessness. This role involves providing day to day support, advice and assistance in the Homelessness and Housing Options Team, specifically in relation to homelessness prevention. 

Good interpersonal skills, empathy and sound judgement are essential in this role. You will need to be organised and self-motivated but also a good team player. The work in this service area can be difficult and stressful and you must be open-minded towards customers whilst also exercising our statutory duties. On a day to day basis you will need to liaise with a variety of individuals/organisations both internal and external to the Council in order to execute your duties.

We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate an adaptable and flexible approach, a positive attitude and an ability to work on their own initiative. Experience of working with the Homelessness Reduction Act and understanding of the complexities of meeting priority need and our various duties are essential.

For more information on this role, please contact Heather Stewart on 07887 854797 or  h.stewart@tauntondeane.gov.uk

How To Apply

To apply for these roles, download and complete the attached Application form and Recruitment Monitoring forms in line with the Job Description.

Completed Application Forms and Recruitment Monitoring forms should be emailed to recruitment@tauntondeane.gov.uk, quoting the job reference number of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.