Housing Support Worker – Calderdale – £12/hour
Search consultancy is currently looking for an experienced Housing Support Worker to join a team in Calderdale.
As a successful Housing Support Worker, you will support clients referred by the Housing Options Team to prevent homelessness. You will also support clients residents in temporary accommodation to address the difficulties that have resulted in homelessness and assist them to secure and move into settled accommodation.

Your benefits as a Housing Support Worker:
* Competitive pay rates
* Excellent training and development opportunities
* Thorough induction
* Supportive team and management
What will you be doing as a Housing Support Worker in Calderdale?
* You will act as keyworker for a number of households staying in temporary accommodation or who may be ‘homeless at home’
* You will provide short term support to households referred by the Housing Options team who are at strong risk of homelessness
* You will assess and identify needs and develop and implement support plans
* You will advise and assist clients to obtain the benefits payments, health, and social care to which they may be entitled
* You will ensure that residents comply with licence agreements and initiate action when a breach of the agreement occurs
Essential requirements of this Housing Support Worker role:
* Level 3 qualification, equivalent to two A levels in a relevant area of work; youth
work, social care, housing, criminal justice
* Hold a full UK driving licence and have access to a vehicle for work purposes
* Knowledge of welfare benefits and the application process
* Knowledge of the housing options available to potentially homeless households
* The legal right to work in the UK

Why work with Search Consultancy?
* Twice weekly payroll
* Free DBS + Compliance
* Assess to executive roles unavailable from other agencies
* Your own dedicated consultant
* Wide selection of positions across the UK
* Referral bonus – £300 if we place someone you referred to us
* ‘Find your own job’ bonus – £200 if you bring your own job to
* If you are interested in this position or know someone who is, please call me on (07919 144619) or email Alternatively( wade.laws@search.co.uk ), if you are interested in other roles within social work, please contact me and we can discuss it.

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