private sector housing officer in north london

10 April 2019
joe chart, randstad cpe
job type
£ 24 - £ 26 per hour
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north london, london
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 24 - £ 26 per hour
reference number
joe chart, randstad cpe
0203 680 0600
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job description

Private Sector Housing Officer

Are you looking to work closer to home? An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Private Sector Housing Officer based in a Local Authority in North London.

Post: Private Sector Housing Officer

Rate: £25 per hour

The main duties of the role are as follows;

* To undertake the investigation of service requests and programmed inspections under the provisions of the Housing Act 2004, Environmental Protection Act 1990 and other relevant legislation.
* To raise awareness and provide advice and guidance on compliance with the Council's property licensing schemes and statutory obligations under Parts 1 to 4 of the Housing Act 2004 and other relevant legislation in accordance with the Council's scheme of delegation.
* To undertake enforcement action in respect of private sector housing using powers under all relevant legislation as delegated under the Council's scheme of delegation.
* To through the Council's grants policy deliver a range of financial support to vulnerable residents, including Disabled Facilities Grants, to enable them to remain living independently in safe and healthy homes that are suitable for their needs.


* Degree or Diploma in Environmental Health (or equivalent housing related qualification)
* Experience of inspection, enforcement and/or grant work in private sector housing at entry level or relevant and appropriate transferrable skills.
* Practical and theoretical knowledge at entry level sufficient to carry out the duties of Private Sector Housing Officer with ability and willingness to develop it.
* Ability to make presentations and briefings to management, other colleagues within the Council and/or external stakeholders.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Joe Chart from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


housing experience


driving licence

educational requirements