Job Description

Are you interested in supporting people at immediate risk of rough sleeping and making a real difference to the lives of people who are homeless?

Corus Consultancy is looking for experienced Assessment and Reconnection/ Outreach workers to work in various establishments on behalf of a well-established client.

Employment Type: Part time

Pay Rate : 23.500 – 26.000

About the role

As an Assessment and Re-connection Worker, you will:

  • Be part of a busy team environment working closely with those affected by rough sleeping, you will carry out comprehensive assessments of people new to, or at risk of rough sleeping.
  • Provide a personalised case management service to clients, turning assessment recommendations into practical action plans which fully involves the client.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships to support clients throughout their recovery.
  • Develop a knowledge of relevant legislation such as, welfare benefit and housing legislation.
  • What we’re looking for

    These roles will suit people with experience of working at pace in a public facing environment with the ability to adapt to new situations; as well as:

  • Some understanding of the issues faced by homeless or vulnerable people and the difficulties they experience in accessing services.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work with others whilst managing your own time.
  • The ability to manage complex behaviours and to deal with people who may be in a difficult personal or emotional situation.
  • The ability to empower individuals to make positive changes and a willingness to develop these valuable skills.
  • Above all we are looking for inspirational, committed individuals who have a genuine desire to support people to rebuild their lives in these key roles; many of our managers began their careers as an Assessment and Re connection Worker.
  • For further information please contact Nathan @ Corus

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