Lead Worker

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary £24.52ph via Umbrella
LocationNorth London
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameAlexander Dale

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a reputable Homeless Charity based in Haringey, who are recruiting for a Lead Worker on a temporary 2-month contract.

The position is due to start immediately, with the potential to go full time. The hourly rate of pay is £24.54 via an Umbrella company or the PAYE equivalent of £20.92 including holiday.

The ideal candidate will have worked with vulnerable clients previously and have an enhanced DBS from within the last 3 years.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing floating support to rough sleepers in Tottenham & Haringey, focusing on encouraging clients to get support for their complex needs
  • Supporting clients to get into treatment plans for recovery
  • Checking in with service users daily to continue to encourage to get off the streets
  • Responding to any homeless referrals being made across the borough
  • Working independently and being a lead figure to other Support Workers

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday (various shift patterns: 5.30am-2.30pm and 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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