Homelessness Prevention Officer

  • £300 - 316 per day + Inside IR35
  • Westminster, Greater London, England
  • Contract

My client in Central London is looking to appoint a talented Homelessness Prevention Officer on a Contract basis.

You will work closely with the Head of Accommodation, focussing on facilitating the transition of clients from TA to more sustainable housing options.

About the role:

Based in Central London (On Site 90%):

  • Provide support within the Housing Solutions Service to assist families and individuals in moving from nightly booked TA to suitable, long-term accommodation.
  • Conduct client visits to assess current situations and collaboratively develop relocation plans.
  • Offer advice and assistance on homelessness prevention and facilitate access to professional and medical support as needed.
  • Address immigration issues and assist clients with No Recourse to Public Funds.
  • Management of non-priority need decisions and communication regarding accommodation status.

About you:

You will have the following experiences:

  • Housing Act 1996, Part VII: Housing duty investigations, decisions, and duties owed to applicants.
  • Temporary Accommodation suitability and S202 reviews.
  • Management of non-priority need decisions and communication regarding accommodation status.
  • Legal procedures for evictions, including Section 21 notices, Section 8 notices, and Possession Orders.
  • Extensive local authority experience in a similar role.

What’s on offer:

  • Salary: £316.50 per day, Inside IR35

*negotiable based on experience

*please submit your CV with the rate you require

  • Hybrid working
  • Contract type: 3-6 month minimum
  • Hours: 09:00ach -17:00 Monday to Friday

How to apply 

  • Once your CV is received, if you are successful you will be contacted.
  • Due to the extremely high number of applications, it may not be possible to contact every applicant. As such, if you are not contacted please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

About Spencer Clarke Group 

Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge and will also provide expert career advice along the way. 

When you join us, you will receive: 

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals


We offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to John Shorrock on refer@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk remembering to include your details as well. 

*T’s & C’s apply.


John Shorrock Lead Consultant

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