To £30,756 pa: Private Sector Initiatives Officer (Empty Homes) job opportunity at Durham County Council

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Dear Colleague

Durham County Council is currently advertising for an Empty Homes Officer. The information of the advertisement is below along with details of where to find further information.

Private Sector Initiatives Officers (Empty Homes) X 1 – Temporary post until April 2020

Salary:               Grade 9: £27,358 - £30,756 per annum
Hours:               37 per week

Closing Date:   23 May 2018 23:59

An opportunity has arisen for 1 temporary Private Sector Initiatives Officer (Empty Homes) required until the end of April 2020.

The post holder will be responsible for identifying and liaising with owners of empty homes to bring their properties back into use through a range of options. Engaging with private landlords and property owners to improve stock in the private rented sector through property improvement and management practices.

Applicants should hold a degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline together with experience of delivering private sector housing interventions.

For further information regarding the post, please contact Shirley Janes on 03000 262036 or via email at Interviews are scheduled to take place on a date to be confirmed.

In line with the County Council's Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Apply on-line  or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on 03000 262863/267245 or email