Travel allowance Zone 1-2
To lead on the housing referral pathway for young people held within the leaving care/through care service.
To provide housing advice to young people leaving care and help them to apply for appropriate housing provision.
To monitor young people's accommodation pathway and ensure timely move on to alternative accommodation and attend regular move on meetings.To liaise with housing providers to ensure high standard of accommodation. To ensure the delivery of a high quality service through efficient and effective commissioning, contract management, monitoring and managing database.
Sound knowledge of leaving care legislation and entitlements. Understanding of commissioning, procurement and housing procedures.
The ability to communicate with young people and professionals to ensure young people are placed in appropriate housing provision that meets their needs.