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HomeChoice Assistant

closing date 20 Aug

Job Summary

Contract Type: Full Time/Limited Term
Advert Start Date: 03 August, 2017
Advert End Date: 20 August, 2017
Salary: £18,070 - £20,138
Location: Kingswood Civic Centre
Weekly Hours: 37
Job Category: Housing
Vacancy Ref: SGC0890/730/KH

Job Summary/Person Specification

Further information

Under the general supervision of the Housing Advice and Options Team Manager to provide a housing options and advice service to those seeking a home in South Gloucestershire.

To help maintain the Councils Housing Register by processing and assessing all new applications, dealing with enquiries about the Register and bidding process, and ensure that applicants are aware of the housing options available to them.

In particular, to carry out a housing options assessment with households in housing need and any representatives and/or agencies involved with them. To help households in housing need gain access to relevant support services. This will range from raising awareness of other services to providing support to households.


This is a temporary contract for 12 months.


South Gloucestershire Council is committed to treating everyone fairly, to challenging inequalities and to promoting equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.