Initial contact by phone Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm. Need to speak to applicant as well as agency. If there is a vacancy and applicant meets referral criteria, place offered immediately. Referral form completed on phone.
Phone or call in 8am-8pm daily. Application form and interview. Prefer to meet with Probation Officers and social workers wherever possible. Require 2 references and history of accommodation for last 5 years.
Nominated agencies only, who are notified when vacancies arise and have 2 weeks to nominate applicants. Agencies complete application form. If vacancies remain unfilled, may then be offered to other agencies.