Support Worker - South Locality

Posted 27 March 2024
Salary £18.45 PAYE or £21.65 UMB
LocationSouth London
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Housing Recruitment
Contact NameCaitlin MacNamee

Job description

Our client, based in South London, is currently recruiting for a Tenancy Sustainment Support Worker on a 1-month temporary contract, with the possibility of a further extension.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The hourly rate is £18.45ph PAYE or £21.65phvia Umbrella for this position.

The ideal candidate will be an empathetic individual who has previous experience delivering exceptional levels of care to homeless clients.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing 1-2-1 support for homeless clients

  • Delivering floating tenancy sustainment across Lambeth and Croydon

  • Carrying out assessments on clients

  • Dealing with a caseload of 35 clients

  • Creating risk assessments and support plans

  • Carrying out weekly Health & Safety checks

  • Ensuring safeguarding of homeless clients

Skills, knowledge and experience required:

  • 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

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week

  • Mon - Fri – 09.00 to 17.00

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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