• Housing Enforcement Officer Barnet
  • BRACKENBERRY in Barnet, , United Kingdom
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

We are working closely alongside a Local Authority in Barnet to assist with the appointment of a Housing Enforcement Officer, on a 3-month contract, likely to be extended at clients discretion. Please apply with your CV for immediate consideration.

Rate of Pay: £39.73 - £50.00 per Hour

• Prioritise referrals with damp/mould and other disrepairs from the Housing Options Service for inspections and follow up actions. Working with landlords and the tenants of such properties to try and resolve the issues and enable the sustainment of the tenancies wherever possible.
• Provide technical advice and support to the Temporary Accommodation Teams in Barnet Homes to help deliver service area objectives to acquire and retain good quality, safe, cost effective accommodation from the private rented sector.
• Inspect temporary accommodation procured by Barnet Homes on request, including pre-inspecting newly acquired properties, and write detailed reports assessing the quality... and standard of this accommodation and identifying any risk as defined in the Housing Act 2004.
• Provide advice, and identify solutions in regards to complaints that have been registered against Barnet Home regarding the quality and/or standard of temporary accommodation.
• Identify licensable premises and take all necessary steps to licence the premises within target times, ensure compliance of licencing conditions, and taking the relevant enforcement action.

• Successful completion (or imminent completion) of an Environmental Health degree or postgraduate MSc course, accredited by the CIEH in Environmental Health (Housing Enforcement Officer) OR
• Demonstrable professional experience in the relevant specialism
• HHSRS qualification
• Experience of taking enforcement action

Please note:
• You should be available to work immediately or at a short notice.
• You should have right to work in U.K
• This role requires an enhanced DBS

Disclaimer: Brackenberry Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. We are committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Unless otherwise stated all of our roles are temporary, though assignments can be and often are, extended by clients on a longer term basis and can sometimes become permanent.

Important: We will interpret your application as being permission to submit your CV to this role (with the right to represent you) unless you advise us to the contrary. Your DBS must be either through us or be accompanied by a subscription to the DBS updating service.

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