Our client, based across London, is currently recruiting for a Lead Worker on a 2-month temporary contract.
The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The hourly rate is set at £24.54 via an Umbrella company.
The ideal candidate will have experience working with vulnerable adults, hold a clear, enhanced DBS taken out within the last three years and also have access to their own vehicle.
Previous experience supervising staff is also highly desirable.
Duties will include (but are not limited to):
Managing a caseload of clients who have recently been moved into temporary accommodation
Conducting initial assessments to determine a person’s suitability for the service
Ensuring that clients attend essential appointments
Creating individualised support plans and risk assessments
Providing Universal Credit advice
Ultimately supporting the individual until the time when they can independently move into more permanent accommodation
Skills, knowledge and expertise required:
Previous experience managing a team in a social care setting
Good organisational and time management skills
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to work effectively both individually and as part of a team
Risk assessment and management
Experience of supporting vulnerable people or groups
Rewards and Benefits:
2-days home working
37.5 hours per week
Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm
Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.
James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.
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