Neighbourhood Officer (Income)

  • Reference: Mid Devon District Council: Tiverton
  • Application closing date: 30 Sep 2021 00:00

Job Description

Do you value development? Are you looking for a new challenge? We have an opportunity for a Full Time Neighbourhood Officer to join the team working across Mid Devon based from our Head Office, Tiverton.

At Mid Devon District Council, Tiverton our benefits include:

  • Competitive hourly rate of pay
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • A flexible benefits scheme including access to discount shopping (online and high street) and events
  • Discounted leisure memberships
  • DBS check
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Excellent training and development opportunities leading to nationally recognised qualifications
  • Monday to Friday (except following the 8 bank holidays and Christmas)
  • Free parking at site.

As a Neighbourhood Officer your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Collecting housing related income
  • Supporting tenants to sustain their tenancies
  • Signposting and referring to specialist advice agencies
  • Attendance at Court and evictions.


At Mid Devon District Council, we value: Pride, People, Performance and Partnerships

About you:

  • Excellent communication and mediation skills are essential
  • You must have an understanding of landlord and tenant obligations
  • You will have good numeracy skills
  • You must be able to organise your own workload
  • You need experience in housing management or a customer focussed service
  • You must have an understanding of landlord and tenant obligations.
     

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Pay: £24,982 to £27,741

How to Apply

To find out more information about Mid Devon District Council please visit: https://www.middevon.gov.uk/

For any questions or for an informal conversation regarding the position of Neighbourhood Officer working across Mid Devon based from our Head Office, Tiverton. please contact Lisa Harber, Neighbourhood Team Leader – Telephone Number 01884 255255 via call back