Support Worker - Homelessness

London, London
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Job Summary

  • Job Reference: ASTWSC030620A_1591179906
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2020-06-03
  • Location: London, London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2020-08-02
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  • Tradewind Social Care Recruitment

SUPPORT WORKERS REQUIRED - HOMELESSNESS

You will be part of one of London's leading homelessness prevention charities, a dynamic and growing organisation changing 8,000 lives every year across London - from supporting people in crisis to helping them take the final steps towards independence and employment.

As a Support Worker you will provide intensive support for people with complex needs, advocating & enabling them to access appropriate services including housing.

You will be supporting clients with a history of homelessness who are currently housed in hostels, temporary accommodation and the private rented sector, who require support to maintain their current tenancy or move into appropriate private rented accommodation.

You will be required will carry a case-load of up to 18 clients with multiple needs and will provide end to end holistic, coordinated support for each individual from first contact through to them achieving a more settled and fulfilled lifestyle.

Our Support Workers are responsible for completing comprehensive needs and risk assessments with clients and identifying short-term and long term goals and objectives.

You will need to be resilient, innovative, flexible and creative and have a commitment to working collaboratively and within a recovery framework including the clients Opportunity and Recovery

You must be willing to commit to work a shift rota that includes evenings, weekends and sleepovers.

To register with Tradewind you will need a minimum of 2 years' experience working within Health and Social Care and be able to supply up to 5 years referencing. An enhanced DBS will need to be completed or if you have one on the update service this can be accepted

We can offer:

- A competitive hourly rate of £11.71ph onwards

- Working for a well-established charity across 26 London Boroughs

- Potential for ongoing, regular work patterns

- On going training and support from the client

- Flexible hours to suit your life style - day and night shifts available

If you are interested in this position, please call the office on 0203 743 6103 and speak to Alec Simm.

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