ES007 – Support Worker (2 Vacancies)
Eslington House, Gateshead
£18,825 per annum
37 hours per week
Closing Date – 15th September 2020
Do you have a Youth work, Housing or Children’s Residential NVQ level 2 or equivalent appropriate qualification?
Do you have experience of working with young people? Do you have experience of supporting socially disadvantaged and vulnerable people? Do you have experience and/or willingness to work with individuals who may demonstrate challenging behaviour?
Do you have experience of working in an environment that requires confidentiality? Do you have experience of working in an environment that is health and safety conscience? Do you have a knowledge of the causes and effects related to homelessness?
If so, the role of Support Worker could be 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
Changing Lives is a Charity supporting young people to develop independent lives. The project is a 24 hour supported accommodation service based in Gateshead and we are looking for an enthusiastic Support Worker to join an already exciting enthusiastic professional team. We support young people aged 16-25 to become flourishing people and to overcome the interconnected problems that lead them into accessing our services.
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We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities.