Housing Officer (Cork) - Permanent Contract
Cork Simon Community works in solidarity with men and women who are homeless, offering housing and support in their journey back to independent living. We promote a socially just society and campaign for a society without homelessness.
Cork Simon Community are currently seeking applications for the position of Housing Officer.
Role Objective: Work within Housing and Support Services to empower people leaving homelessness (and/or who are at risk of homelessness) in securing and maintaining supported or independent housing. Source private rented and social housing suitable to the needs of the service user group, liaise with landlords and maintenance workers, under-take rent collection, health and safety checks, and all property management aspects of tenant / service user support.
Key tasks include:
- Sourcing and securing properties
- Supporting tenants in moving from homelessness to housing
- Relationship building
- Maintaining quality of accommodation
This is a full time, permanent post.
The Application Form and Application Pack for the role is attached below. It is also available on our website https://www.corksimon.ie/jobs/ or can be requested by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone 021 4929408.
The closing date for receipt of completed Application Forms is Thursday 30 May 2019 at 12 noon.
Cork Simon Community is committed to equality of opportunity