Concierge (Supported Housing)

12 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Concierge (Supported Housing) 

A great opportunity to provide care and support to vulnerable people. 

Our client is a registered housing association providing housing primarily for single people. 

Position: Supported Housing Night Concierge 
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire 
Salary: £Competitive 

Closing Date: 28th October 2016 

About the Role: 

This is a support and housing management role based at a supported foyer accommodation service for young people aged between 16 and 25 years old, operated by our client. 

The role involves providing waking cover overnight and / or at weekends, or during other unsocial between hours specified by the local management team. 

You will ensure that the safety and security of the building and vulnerable residents is maintained at all times. 

You will also work directly with young people in the project providing information, support and guidance with the overall aim of equipping them with the independent living skills required for successful and planned resettlement into employment and the community. 

About You: 

To be successful in this role you will have an understanding of the challenges facing vulnerable people and the difficulties that these can present in a supported housing environment, along with understanding the basic principles of building security and safety. 

With experience of working with young people and working during unsociable hours, you will be calm under pressure and have the ability to think logically, and be able to manage multiple requests simultaneously. 

You should be IT literate and have the ability to record incidents within an IT system. Good communication skills and the ability to influence others through discussion is also important. 

You may have experience of the following: Night Support Worker, Support Worker, Care Worker Supported Housing, Health and Safety, Charity, Sheltered Housing, Care Assistant, Not For Profit, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.