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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  • We successfully recruit across the UK for all Social Care Opportunities including Social Workers, SEN Teachers, Nurse's, Charge Nurse, Senior Management, Registered/Home Managers, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Doctors plus many more areas within Social Care. We are an approved provider of staff for over 30 nationwide social care providers covering over 2000 care homes, units, and hospitals.
    Coverage UK WIDE
    • Unit 8, Mersey House, 140 Speke Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L19 2PH
  • 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
  • Bamboo have been working in the social care field for 25 years recruiting staff from Care assistant to Director of services within both adult, children's and social work services. We will talk with you to gain an understanding of your service before using a variety of means to source high calibre candidates that will add value to your team. We are so confident in our services we offer a 12 week free replacement service.
    Coverage Nationwide
    • Bamboo House, 18 Lyndhurst Road, Didsbury, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20 6AA
  • 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
  • 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
  • 4Social Work supply a range of Care Workers and Support Workers to local authorities, NHS trusts and private organisations. Sourcing all levels in the social care industry (from assistants to registered managers), we supply to residential homes, nursing homes, day centres, hospitals, children's centres, nurseries, contact centres, hospices and many more. We ensure to place working candidates who are fully compliant including DBS certified.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 15 Clements Court, Clements Lane, Essex, Ilford, IG1 2QY
  • 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
  • Our professional consultants provide a sensitive service to the Social Care sector and have the ability to place potential applicants into all levels of vacancy. Whether you're involved in Social Work, Supported Housing or Domiciliary Care, we utilise 60 years of industry experience to deliver the personal solutions that we feel you deserve. Using the latest technology for all projects, we recruit for permanent and temporary Social Care roles.
    Coverage All locations in in England and scotland
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    • First Floor\r\nBritannia Buildings\r\n70-72 Silver Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, DN1 1HT
    • 2-4 Lower Mounts, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 3DE
    • City Point, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HT
    • 62a Station Road, Upminster, Essex, RM14 2TD
    • 51 Great Underbank Street, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 1NE
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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