Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Registration Officer


Job Description:

Registration Officer needed in Ilford £16.81 ph ref:449897

This role will involve:

  • Co-ordinate the advertising of void properties
  • Allocate permanent homes through a combination of prepating and analysing shortlists from choice based lettings bidders and direct matching in line with designated groups identified by the Housing Allocations Scheme
  • Check assessments remain up to date and verify circumstances robustly when households are selected for properties, including making checks regarding applicant’s finances, eligibility, local connection and suitability to be a tenant.
  • Interview applicants and complete home visits as part of the verification process, as well as doing desktop checks
  • Select appropriate applicants and nominate them for available homes

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Certificates of higher education, NVQ level 4, HND, BTEC professional and equivalent qualifications
  • Knowledge of the law relating to homelessness as covered by the 1996 Housing Act and Homelessness Reduction Act 2017
  • Knowledge of the Children’s Act and the Care Act as this social care legislation interacts with housing and homelessness issues
  • IT literate and able to use computer software effectively
  • Basic DBS

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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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Property

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