Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Homelessness Prevention Officer


Job Description:

Homelessness Prevention Officer needed in Chorley £12.25 ph ref:445879

This role will involve:

  • To provide an effective, professional service on behalf of the client including offering a full range of advice on housing options and support in the private and public sector and ensure comprehensive homelessness prevention service.
  • To provide an effective, professional homelessness service on behalf of the client including assessment and investigation of homeless approaches and applications in line with the client's’ statutory duties under Housing Act 1996 Part 7, Part 6 and relevant case law.
  • To develop, update and review Personalised Housing Plans for customers on behalf of the client in light of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017. This Plan will ensure that homelessness is prevented or relieved through active engagement with voluntary and statutory sector.

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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