The successful candidate will have:
Substantial experience of interviewing and negotiation skills including direct experience of working to prevent homelessness.
Experience of homelessness and housing advice work.
Experience in working with vulnerable client groups.
Knowledge of the social and financial costs of homelessness to individuals, the local authority and other relevant bodies. Knowledge of Landlord and Tenant, Immigration, Welfare Benefits and relevant Social Services legislation.
Experience of effective interviewing skills.