Local Authority

Homeless Officer

IMH Recruitment are currently recruiting a Homeless Assistant to work on behalf of Wakefield Council.

The team provides homeless prevention, assessment, and decision-making services to those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

The role involves undertaking casework to identify and address an applicant’s housing related problems and to provide reports to enable decisions to be made on what duty the Council owes to each household.

We are looking for someone with highly effective interpersonal skills, the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and have personal resilience when dealing with challenging situations.

You will also need to be highly organised, able to work within strict deadlines, have good IT skills and able to work both within a team and independently.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £15.43 per hour

Expected hours: 37 per week


  • Monday to Friday



  • Administrative: 3 years (preferred)
  • housing: 2 years (preferred)


Work Location: In person

  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £15.43 - £15.43 per hour
  • Type: Full-time
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