Housing Officer recruitment agency listing

A housing officer is employed by a local authority or housing association to oversee the management and maintenance of that entity's housing. Excellent communication skills are required for this role, which involves meeting all kinds of people.

On this page are listed a number of UK recruitment agencies with experience in providing housing officer staff.

While there are no set qualifications for this role, many housing officers possess a level 3 qualification (comparable to an A Level). A foundation or full degree in a subject such as town planning, urban studies or housing will be sought by some employers.

However, personal qualities such as good interpersonal communication skills and organisational ability will be of equal or more value, along with experience that might help with the role.Experience might be gained by arranging a work placement in a housing department or association, or by being a volunteer for a charitable housing organisation, such as Shelter.

Qualifications from the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH), such as Certificates in Housing at levels 2, 3 and 4, may well help in any interview process.

Work hours tend to be around 40 per week, with occasional overtime required. Visits to housing locations may sometimes be needed, but most work is office based.

Salaries of between £20,000 and £27,000 per year are common, with those in senior roles earning between £28,000 and £32,000. Managerial roles can command £50,000.

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  • White Knight Social Care Recruitment

    White Knight Recruitment is a dedicated Social Care recruitment business established in 1989. We have been servicing a range of customers for over 26 years and we are one of a few agencies to hold the REC Audited status. White Knight Social Care Recruitment offers a bespoke service to our clients, and professional genuine support and guidance to our candidates.
    Coverage Southern England
    • White Knight Recruitment, Cityline House, Winchester Railway Station, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8TJ
  • Berry Recruitment - Care Division

    Typically recruiting for charities and local authorities, Berry are experienced social care recruiters of generic housing professionals for permanent, temporary and contract positions. From area managers to rent arrears staff, our knowledgeable team of recruiters carry out thorough checks to ensure that candidates have all the skills and qualifications necessary for the sector. We're approachable 24 hours a day and operate from 30+ UK offices.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 7 Warwick Street, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 3DF
    • Mitre House, 9/15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1DF
    • 5 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JZ
  • Professional Social Care Solutions

    Providing a specialist service for a specialist market, Professional Social Care Solutions recruit for all levels of the Social Care industry via our honest, professional and bespoke staffing solutions. Our client groups include elderly care, dementia, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health and young people. We work nationwide and offer a one year rebate on permanent roles.
    Coverage UK Wide
    • Maythorn Mill, Trent Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG2 4DS
  • Turro Ltd - Social Care Recruitment Specialists

    Our extensive experience in providing high quality recruitment services for the social care sector, means Turro is best placed to identify and introduce the highest calibre of potential candidates.
    Coverage Yorkshire, The Humber and The North East & West
    • 4225 Park Approach, Rubicon Square, Thorpe Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS15 8GB
  • Flex Recruitment Plus

    From quality individuals to large volume demands, FlexPlus can deliver an exceptional Social Care employment service, regardless of the vocation. FlexPlus has more than 20 years of recruitment experience and are able to share that accumulated knowledge with clients when supplying Domiciliary Carers, Social Workers, Housing Officers and Registered Nurses. We can fill all Social Care vacancies from our nationwide network of offices.
    Coverage UK wide
    15 Offices Nationwide
  • Swanstaff Recruitment

    Empowering People with Opportunities Established since 1997, Swanstaff is an award winning independent recruitment company, dedicated to raising the standards within our industry. Our ethical values are the core of our organisation and are reflected in all that we do. We are passionate about people; our clients, our candidates, the services we provide and our commitment to our core purpose.
    Coverage UK wide
    17 Offices Nationwide
  • Hammond Clarke

    Hammond Clarke has seen exponential growth year after year, attracting only the best candidates for our clients in the Social Care sector. Recruiting for roles ranging from Child Care, Support Worker and Activities Coordinator, we offer the best selection of candidates for every clients' permanent, temporary and contract recruitment needs. We recruit for all levels starting at entry and going all the up to management positions.
    Coverage UK, Europe, Middle East and North America
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    • 3rd Floor, 132-134 college Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 1BQ
    • Hammond Clarke House, Russell Close, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 9EF
    • First Floor, Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford, Herts, WD17 1HP
    • Dukes Court, 32 Duke Street, St James's, London, Greater London, SW1Y 6DF

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Medium Pay:£26,179
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