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Reference: 70919

Date Added: 2 May 2019
Closing Date: 19 May 2019

Job Title: Senior Best Practice Officer - Wales

Working For: Crisis

Location: Wales

Salary: £36,444 per annum

Job Details

About us
Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We know that homelessness is not inevitable. We know that together we can end it.

Evidence is a driving force behind what Crisis does. We work directly with thousands of homeless people and organisations across the sector to ensure that we are the forefront of developing, delivering and campaigning for services and policy solutions that will end homelessness.

About the role
By joining our Best Practice Team you will be at the heart of identifying, creating and sharing solutions to inform our advice and service delivery. The Best Practice Team focuses on 4 key areas: Welfare, Rapid Rehousing, Prevention and Migrant Homelessness.

We are looking for a Senior Best Practice Officer based in Wales that will focus on preventing homelessness, testing what a wider homelessness prevention duty on all relevant statutory services could look like.

About you
If you are committed to ending homelessness and prepared to challenge services to achieve our ambitions and end homelessness register your interest today and we'll be in touch.

Benefits
As a member of the team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:

*Interest free loans to purchase a train season ticket or a bike or for a deposit to secure a tenancy
*Mandatory pension scheme, with an employer contribution of 8.5%
*25 days’ annual leave which increases with service to 28 days

Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.

Closing Date: 19 May 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Closing date: Sunday 19 May 2019

Interviews will take place week commencing 3 June 2019

Application Details

If this sound likes the opportunity for you, please submit your most recent CV in addition to a cover letter outlining how you meet points 1 – 6 of the essential person specification criteria and email this across to human.resources@crisis.org.uk.

The person specification can be found in the job pack available by clicking on the 'Vacancy Details' button to the upper left-hand side of the advert on the jobs page of our website (https://www.crisis.org.uk/about-us/jobs-at-crisis/current-vacancies/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIze_xsdv84QIV1vhRCh3BEwgmEAAYASAAEgKTTvD_BwE)

Website: https://www.crisis.org.uk/

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