We are recruiting for Support Worker (Nights), based at a new service providing 24 hour housing support and housing management to single people and couples who are homeless.
Your role will involve working as part of a small team to engage with clients and to supervise their conduct, health, safety and welfare during the night-time. Duties will include:
*Carrying out assessments of new presenting clients.
*Providing support to resolve crisis and meet immediate needs.
*Providing appropriate, reliable advice and advocacy to clients
*Supporting the assessment of the housing and support needs of clients
*Supervising residents conduct, health, safety and welfare and providing support and assistance as required.
*Undertaking regular building and resident welfare checks throughout the night as directed.
*Dealing with incidents / potential incidents
*Developing productive relationships with external agencies such as police, health services and local neighbours
*Dealing with telephone and general enquiries including enquiries about service
user referrals to the service
*Maintaining accurate up to date records and case files.
This is a full time role, £23, – £25, per annum.
To be considered for the Support Worker (Nights) role, please apply today.