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EHA is contracted to provide the Housing Advice & Homelessness Service on behalf of Eden District Council. We are recruiting to the following position:-

Housing Options Officer (37 hours)

(We will consider job share if hours allow)

Salary – (£28,776 – £29,391)

We require an officer to work closely with the Housing Options Manager and colleagues at EDC to assist with the delivery of a high quality, cost efficient Housing Advice & Homelessness Service in a time of significant change.

The Key accountabilities will include:-

  • To provide an effective, professional homelessness service including assessment and investigation of homeless approaches and applications in line with the contract between EDC and EHA and EDC’s statutory duties under Housing Act 1996 Part, The Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 and relevant case law.

For an informal discussion regarding this position please contact Stella Eggleston (Housing Options Manager) on (01768) 861407.

Full details and application forms are available on our website or by contacting the HR team at Eden Housing on (01768) 861479/24 or

Application forms should be returned to Sarah Boustead or Marion Mawson (HR Team) by 9am on Monday 30 April 2018 either by post to Blain House, Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8QU or by email to

Interviews are expected to take place on:- Friday 4 May 2018.

The Association is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

Canvassing of Senior Officers or Board Members will disqualify.


Contact Us:Housing: 01768 861 400 Repairs: 0800 3581 401 or 01768 861434
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Eden Housing Association
Blain House, Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8QU
Telephone: 01768 861 400 Email:
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