Support Worker (Housing Association)

Recruiter
Location
Eastbourne
Salary
£9.92 per hour
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
00316371
Contact
Candidate Services
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Worker (Housing Association) 

A great opportunity to work for a worthwhile Housing Association 

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

Position: Relief Support Worker 
Location: Based across Eastbourne and Newhaven 
Hours: As and when required to cover staff annual leave, training days or sickness 
Salary: £9.92 per hour 

Closing date: 21st September 2017 

About the role: 

This important role involves working closely with young mothers to provide support and advice to enable them to achieve independent living. As identifying and addressing their needs forms a vital part of the job, you will need to work effectively with the whole team and partner agencies. 

About you: 

You should be an excellent communicator with an approachable nature and capable of dealing with their tenants in a calm and understanding way. You will also need to have the ability to offer young people support with parenting, housing, employment, counselling and welfare benefits. 

This is an exciting opportunity for you to use your experience and knowledge of supported housing to really make a difference to people’s lives. Every day brings new challenges so you will need to be innovative, have the ability to work under pressure and possess the drive, passion and commitment to change lives. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Assistant, Housing Association, Residential Care Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Voluntary Sector, Charity, NFP, Not for Profit etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb 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.