Tenancy Sustainment Officer

Are you passionate about supporting people who are experiencing homelessness and are now ready to move on from the streets and into accommodation? We are hiring!

Tenancy Sustainment Officer
for an initial two-year fixed-term funded post
Salary: £22,000 per annum pro rata for 30hrs per week
Application deadline: Monday 10 June 2024 at 12 noon
Interview date: w/c 17 June 24

The Rainbow Centre is a Christian charity working in the Folkestone and Hythe District, supporting and empowering individuals and families experiencing deprivation and hardship, in order that they may have a future with stability, dignity and hope.

We are seeking a Tenancy Sustainment Officer with a passion for working with those who are currently homeless, or are at risk of becoming homeless. The role is to engage with rough sleepers, those moving on to new accommodation and those who are vulnerably housed or at risk of eviction, and to facilitate solutions to their presenting issues. The Tenancy Sustainment Officer will provide advice and guidance to clients, helping them access housing opportunities and other necessary support.

The post holder will also be responsible for coordinating a befriending and mentoring service, a new project leading the delivery of support to clients moving on with volunteers and befrienders. This involves mentoring and supporting volunteers to co-ordinate and deliver services within our established Homeless Support Service (HSS) they will also work with the team in planning and developing new initiatives to enhance our offer to those in need. 

If you are motivated and thrive working within a small team, then this role is for you.

For an application pack for open positions please contact
Theresa Fowler – Office Manager
theresa@rainbow-centre.org
01303 850733