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
  • 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
  • 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
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    If you are a graduate that is looking to develop skills within the Housing sector, you can apply for the GEM Programme. This is a graduate support scheme that provides learning and qualifications for potential Housing Officers.

  • From residential support workers and local social workers, to specialist substance misuse recovery workers and criminal justice court workers; we are passionate about working closely with our client's in order to find exactly the right individual for the right role at the right time.
    Coverage UK wide
    • Stirling House Business Centre, Denny End Road, Waterbeach, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB24 9PB
  • Positive People are a bespoke and specialist recruiter and staffing agency. We pride ourselves on our meticulous attention to detail and meeting clients specific needs and budget. We always do face to face interviews with all our prospective candidates before putting them in front of our client. We put the positive back into recruitment to make sure our clients get the best possible candidate for the role.
    Coverage Yorkshire, Lancashire and North East & West
    • 12 Digpal Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 7GE
  • An independent health and social care provider based in Luton supplying temporary and permanent staff at short notice if required. Our staff are caring, compassionate and committed.
    Coverage London, Home Counties, E Anglia, Midlands, Wales
    • SUITE 1, HART HOUSE BUSINESS CENTRE, KIMPTON ROAD, Luton, BEDFORDSHIRE, LU2 0LA
  • 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
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    • Suite 4 Shakespeare Building, 2233 Coventry Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3NJ
    • 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
  • 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
    16 Offices Nationwide
  • Time Recruitment are one of the UK's leading independent recruitment firms with offices in Manchester, London and Birmingham. Specialising in four key recruitment sectors, we have seen phenomenal growth since our launch in 2002. Our specialist sector knowledge combined with our understanding of the marketplace has allowed us to develop strong relationships with both our clients and candidates.
    Coverage UK
    • One Victoria Square, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 1BD
    • Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London, Bloomsbury, WC1H 9BB
    • The Old Mill, 8 Loom Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M4 6AN

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Housing Officer Salary Rates
Low Pay:£17,550
Medium Pay:£26,179
High Pay:£31,200
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Average Housing Officer Salaries by Region
Yorkshire &
Humberside

£22k
Midlands
£21k
East Anglia
£24k
London
£29k
Home Counties
£27k
South East
£36k
South West
£25k
Welsh Borders
£11.3k
Wales
£22k
North West
£28k
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