Work for us

 

Arches Housing are recruiting for a new Financial Inclusion Case Worker:

LOCATION: Burngreave, Sheffield                                 

RESPONSIBLE TO: Head of Housing Operations

HOURS: Full time (35 per week)

SALARY: £24,887

CONTRACT: 18 Month Fixed-Term

 

We are looking for a Financial Inclusion Caseworker to join our Income Maximisation Team, who are responsible for managing over 1200 tenancies.

With knowledge of social housing, you will provide advice and guidance to our tenants to help them maximise their income, avoid financial difficulties, and budget effectively.  You will also work closely with colleagues across the Housing team to support tenants to pay their rent, minimise arrears and prevent tenancy failure.

 

We're looking for an individual who has proven experience of:

  • Working in a money advice-giving environment
  • Proven communication skills and the ability to deal with various internal colleagues and external agencies
  • Engaging with a diverse customer base
  • Managing a varied caseload to tight deadlines
  • Digital record keeping and reporting information accurately, both verbally and in writing.

 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Welfare benefits knowledge particularly related to Universal Credit.
  • A great track record for providing excellent customer services.
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision and keep to tight deadlines.
  • Someone who can demonstrate an affinity to our Values and our aims and objectives as a Social Housing organisation.

What we offer:

  • A minimum 28 days’ annual leave (plus bank holidays), rising each year to a maximum of 33 days after 5 years’ service
  • Generous 9% employer pension contribution
  • A 35-hour flexi-time week
  • Westfield Healthcare plan
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • The chance to make a difference to our tenants and work with some great people!

 

Click here to download the job description and personal specification

 

To apply please complete an application form, with reference to the Essential Requirements as set-out in the Job Description and Person Specification, and return it to recruitment@archeshousing.org.uk by no later than 9am on Monday 9th September 2019.

 

Interviews will be held on Friday 13th September to Monday 16th September, and are subject to invitation.  Please indicate on your application form if you are unavailable on either of these days or at any times in particular.

 

If you do not hear from us within 1 week of the closing date then your application was unsuccessful on this occasion.  Thank you for your interest and be sure to check our website regularly for future vacancies.

 

 

 


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