Tenancy Specialist – Housing

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Tenancy Specialist – Housing
Norwich, Norfolk
Contract / Temporary

CLA TCL 0008 7ECB / 1

Posted: 9th February 2024 13:12
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  • Pay Rate:

    £17.84 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    35-37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 2-3 months

  • Norwich, Norfolk,

    NR7 0WF

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Temporary Tenancy Specialist – Housing

Job Ref: CLA TCL 0008 7ECB / 1

Pay Rate: £17.84 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 35-37 Monday – 9am - 5pm or 8.30am - 4.30pm.

Role Length: This opening assignment is for 2-3 months

City: Norwich, Norfolk

Remote working - Predominantly working from home but if the candidate would like to work from the office it would be the Norwich office.

Basic DBS disclosure required for this role

The purpose of the role is to provide high level expertise on Tenancy Fraud, Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB), Domestic Abuse and legal action for tenancy enforcement. Tenancy Specialists will be responsible for case management and will work closely with field-based Neighbourhood Response Officers to ensure effective investigation of cases and that the most appropriate, cost effective and proportionate action is taken

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing all tenancy fraud, sub-letting and Right To Buy (RTB) fraud cases across the region, including conducting investigations or tasking colleagues to investigate locally.
  • The effective case management of anti-social behaviour cases, directing and supporting colleagues with investigations and enforcement action.
  • Deciding on the most appropriate action against those who commit tenancy fraud or perpetrate anti-social behaviour and the most appropriate support for victims.
  • Preparing legal files and managing legal action cases for tenancy enforcement and fraud. Working with solicitors, process servers and bailiffs.
  • Represent Clarion HA at court for tenancy fraud, ASB and other (non arrears) tenancy related legal cases such as legal disrepair as required.
  • Managing complex tenancy management cases referred from Customer Support e.g. complex successions, complex end of tenancy reviews etc.
  • Liaising with and assisting the Police and other partners to acquire evidence that can be used to identify fraud and/or criminal proceedings. This may include interviews at the Police station and /or on surveillance operations to ensure a co-ordinated response.
  • Liaising with internal and external agencies such as Women’s Aid, NFI, local authorities, mediation, solicitors or support services.

 

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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.


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Skills & Experience:

  1. Minimum of 12 months recent experience in a similar role, or context and ideally within a public sector organisation.
  2. Must have extensive ASB experience.
  3. An excellent understanding of anti-social behaviour and/or tenancy fraud.
  4. Excellent knowledge of relevant legislation in respect to tenancy management, fraud, ASB and legal disrepair
  5. Experience of investigative interviewing, ideally for fraud and/or ASB.
  6. Good investigative, intelligence gathering and problem solving skills.
  7. Excellent communicator, able to adapt approach to the audience.
  8. Able to develop effective working relationships with colleagues across the organisation and external agencies.
  9. Experience of successful case management with positive outcomes.
  10. Ability to travel across the region.
  11. Able to work early mornings or evenings if required to support investigation work.
  12. Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).

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Job Ref: CLA TCL 0008 7ECB / 1
Tenancy Specialist – Housing
Client Category: Local Authority

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