TF039 – Support Worker (x2 posts)
Some Where Safe To Stay, Chester-Le-Street
£18,825 per annum
37 hours per week – Fixed Term until March 2021
Closing Date – 7th April 2020 Interview Date – TBC
Do you have experience of working within a Homeless Organisation, Supported Housing or local authority environment Housing department or a registered landlord?
Do you have experience of, and commitment to, promoting and implementing equal opportunities, diversity and inclusion for vulnerable people?
Do you have experience of working respectfully with individuals offering advice, guidance and support on housing and appropriate tenancy related information?
Do you have excellent customer service, organisational, administrative, planning and time management skills?
Can you communicate effectively with a wide range of people in a professional manner and develop partnerships and networks?
If so, the role of Support Worker 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
To provide rough sleepers with immediate safe secure accommodation in the Some Where Safe to Stay Service. To support the individuals with immediate support needs and help secure more suitable accommodation in a timely manner.
To complete comprehensive move on assessments and work in partnership with the team around the individual to secure suitable move on.
Apply for the job
Want to know more about this extremely exciting and rewarding opportunity? Download the full job description and application form from https://www.changing-lives.org.uk/careers/vacancies/
We are passionate about creating a diverse workforce and positively encourage applications from under-represented communities.
- Salary Offer £18,825