White Rose Home Improvement Agency Technical Assistant

Salary £19,554 - £21,116 per annum (based on 37 hours per week) - Temporary contract until 31 March 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Assistant to join the team within the White Rose Home Improvement Agency covering the Scarborough Borough and Ryedale District Council areas.

The successful candidate will support a small team of officers who are responsible for providing technical advice to support older, disabled and other vulnerable home owners and tenants to remain independent at home.

A key part of this role is to support the successful delivery of the Councils disabled facilities grants programmes.  This includes carrying out site surveys, preparing schedules and sketches, monitoring ongoing work on site and ensuring compliance with grant and other relevant legislation. The ideal candidate will have a basic understanding of housing construction.  Good IT skills are required and a sympathetic approach to understanding the needs of the Agency’s client group and excellent customer service skills are essential to this role.

A full clean driving licence is required and the successful applicant will be required to provide a car for which an allowance will be payable.  The successful applicant will also be required to undertake a DBS check.

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If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Owen Willis on (01723) 363568

Closing date:  12 noon on Tuesday 28 August 2019

If candidates have not heard from us by 13 September 2019 they have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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