Threshold - Western Regional Services: Housing Advisor

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Threshold is a national Housing charity, founded in 1978, with regional advice centres in Dublin, Cork and Galway. Threshold provides frontline advice, advocacy and support services to those facing housing problems in Ireland. Threshold’s Tenancy Protection Service (TPS) works specifically with households at risk of losing their homes.

We are currently seeking applications for the following position with our Western Regional Services:

Housing Advisor

Location: 5 Prospect Hill, Galway
Duration: 2 year fixed term contract
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Reports to: Western Regional Services Manager

Main Duties

  • To work with people with housing queries and issues, especially those at risk of becoming homeless in protecting tenancies and in solving their housing problems
  • To work as part of a team; to provide an efficient and effective information, advice and advocacy service to clients who contact Threshold TPS, with an emphasis on helping people to help themselves
  • To contribute to the overall development of Threshold as an agency working to address the underlying causes of housing problems and homelessness

Closing date for applications: Sunday, 2 December 2018

A detailed job description and personal specification are available to download below:

Please email letter of application and CV to karina.timothy@threshold.ie or by post to:
Karina Timothy, Regional Services Manager, Threshold, 5 Prospect Hill, Galway.

Region: 

Galway

Expiry date: 

02/12/18

Date Entered/Updated: 

08/11/18
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