Universal Credit Specialist

Organisation: Housing Systems Ltd
35 hours per week
£27,000 - £29,000
Location: Skipton
Deadline: 30 June, 2018

We’re looking for a confident and motivated person with an analytical mind to join our small established and respected company. You should have a good understanding of universal credit regulations, practical experience of how universal credit is working and an enthusiastic desire to expand your expertise.

You will contribute to our work providing information on welfare benefits to the social housing sector and voluntary organisations, to achieve our mission to help these organisations combat poverty and sustain tenancies.

Your responsibilities will include:-

You will be flexible and happy to “muck in” with all sorts of work – as we are a small team we need a team player who is happy to help out.

About us

Housing Systems (also known as hbnotes), works with social housing landlords and voluntary organisations in sustaining tenancies, preventing arrears and combating poverty. We do this by providing resources, that give their employees confidence and up to date knowledge, to provide accurate advice on the welfare benefit system. We are impartial and non-political. See our website for Corporate Values: www.housingsystems.co.uk

About you

Contract and Working Hours

Permanent contract subject to 6-month probationary period.

35 hours* - Monday to Friday with at least 3 days a week office based – home working flexible by arrangement.

Need to be willing to travel for training with the occasional night away from home.

*We are also open to applications for job share or part-time working (salary pro-rata)

How to Apply

The application process is in two stages:

To request an application form - email Jill@housingsystems.co.uk

Closing date for completed applications: Noon on 30 June 2018.
Interview date: 16 July 2018


Address: Tom Hill House, Gargrave Road
BD23 3AQ

E-mail: jill@housingsystems.co.uk

Tel: 01756 796 394