Do you have experience working with socially disadvantaged and vulnerable individuals?
Do you have Experience of working in an environment that requires confidentiality? Do you have the ability to use basic Microsoft Office packages?
Do you have commitment to detail, ensuring all work is accurate, concise and understandable? Do you have willingness to work in cooperation with team members and to work flexibly within the role? Do you have commitment to the values of Changing Lives?
If so, the Support Worker Nights role may be the role for you.
Changing Lives is a national charity that supports over 17,000 people each year. We are a well-respected, growing organisation dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable people across the UK.
We began as a soup run supporting people who were homeless in the North East over 45 years ago, and are proud to still have our main base and central office in the North East. Since 1970, our services have grown and developed to support people experiencing a wide range of personal challenges, including addiction and recovery programmes, employment guidance, help for people in prison or on probation, and support for people experiencing sexual exploitation or domestic abuse.
We’re looking for committed and compassionate professionals who share our enthusiasm for changing lives.
About the job
This service will provide temporary, supported accommodation to homeless people in Northumberland. The majority of these individuals will be statutory homeless. The service will work in partnership with Barnardo’s and existing services to offer temporary accommodation, assist with personalized housing plans and appropriate move on as well as assisting engagement with services.
The Housing Management Worker will support with the day to day service delivery for families, children, young people and single people with low-medium needs, the majority of which will be statutory homeless.
To cover our different sites throughout your working week, travelling between sites and ensuring residents and the building is safe. Working with the current homeless services in Northumberland delivered by Changing Lives and working alongside existing pathways and partnerships to support individuals into permanent, sustainable accommodation.
Apply for the job
Want to know more about this extremely exciting and rewarding opportunity? Download the full job description and application form at https://www.changing-lives.org.uk/careers/vacancies/
We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities
- Address Northumberland
- Salary Offer £17,625 per annum