Support Worker / Night Support Worker Opportunities (Homeless Support)

Holbeach, Spalding
£16,296 per annum, rising to £17,126 after first year, £17,811 after second year
08 Jul 2019
21 Jul 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Support Worker / Night Support Worker Opportunities (Homeless Support)
Across two sites Spalding & Holbeach

£16,296 per annum, rising to £17,126 after first year, £17,811 after second year
7.5% enhancement for night workers

1x 37 hours per week day staff (08:00-16:00 & 14:00-22:00, 1 weekend in 4)
2 x 37 hours per week night staff (4 on 4 Off 21:30 – 08:30)

Our client is a charity delivering housing, health, employment, support and care services to people with a diverse range of needs.

Regardless of their past or the challenges they face, they empower people to achieve financial stability, social inclusion and independence, because they believe that everyone has the right and potential to achieve a better future.

They’re looking for calm and confident individuals with an understanding of the issues faced by homelessness, housing law, substance misuse, mental health, offending, domestic violence and debt. A friendly but professional communicator, you’ll have the skills to motivate and empower others along with a non-judgemental attitude and a caring nature. It’s a rewarding job as you will enable our service users to live independently whilst maintaining the accommodation of their choice.

This job might be for you if:

You understand what makes people tick and how to engage them, especially those hardest to reach.
You have a good sense of humour, are non-judgemental and a good listener.
You communicate clearly on all levels. You write well and can explain just about anything to anyone.
In return, our client offers: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan. There is also a 7.5% enhancement for night work that is carried out between the hours of 10pm - 7am.

97% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work here.

The company is committed to offering opportunities to disabled people and people from diverse communities.

If you feel that you can make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable people, they’d love to hear from you.

Due to the service being split of two rural sites a driving licence would be essential.

A short test on Maths and English will be required unless you have qualifications/certificates of proof.

Previous applicants need not apply.