Community Connection Officer

Community Connection Officer needed with Plymouth Council

Start Date- ASAP
Location – Plymouth
Duration – 1 year contract
Hours per week – 37 hours per week
Salary – £16 ltd an hour


To provide advice and support to clients on a range of issues and to proactively work to find suitable solutions to meet their needs whilst meeting the demands of the service; and to work closely with Customer Services and other partners to ensure that the needs of citizens are identified prior to assessment
To prevent homelessness, improve housing conditions, promote a range of housing options and reduce the incidence of rough sleeping
Provide advice and signposting on a range of issues
Carry out visits to temporary accommodation and Gypsy and Traveller sites, carry out sign ups, monitor and respond to issues with rent accounts and where necessary organise repairs

What is required?

GCSE standard education including numeracy and literacy
Knowledge of landlord and tenant law and/or homeless legislation
Experience of working face to face with customers who are experiencing stressful situations
Experience of working with people who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and/or in housing need
Experience of working with and in communities supporting local decision making

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV –

If this role isn’t right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact
Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!
An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK
Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.
Payroll service twice a week.
Ltd and PAYE payment options available.
Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.
Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.
DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

  • Location: Plymouth, England
  • Salary: Up to £16 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 17-Apr-2023
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