Support worker

Do you believe everyone should have a place to call home and the chance to lead a fulfilling life? Do you have the commitment, drive and resilience needed, to work with some of the most vulnerable people in our communities? If the answer is yes, this could be the role for you.
Employment type: Full/Part Time
Payment type: Weekly - Competitive
Our Clients vision is of a society where everyone has a place to call home and the chance to live a fulfilling life.

We help single Londoners by preventing homelessness, providing support and accommodation, promoting wellbeing, enhancing opportunity, and being a voice for change.

From supporting people in crisis to helping people take the final steps towards independence and employment, we make a difference to 10,000 lives every year across all 32 boroughs.
We are seeking experienced and highly motivated staff for our Complex Needs Accommodation Service.

This Project is a supported accommodation based in .

The role will require you to work alongside the Regional Services Manager and Team Manager, to provide a high level of support to these clients.
You will be in a specialist role designed to work with people with complex support needs relating to: high-risk offending behaviour (MAPPA Level 2 & 3), mental ill health, physical health & substance use needs.

You will also play a key part in reducing the risk of re-offending, liaising with external professionals, preventing homelessness and promoting the independence and social inclusion of these clients.
To be successful, you will have previous experience of working with offenders and / or people with complex support needs.

You will also have the ability to manage a caseload and deliver positive outcomes utilising your knowledge of the health, social care and criminal justice sector.

A flexible, innovative and creative approach to working with a sometimes hard to engage and challenging client group, is also required.
This post will require an Enhanced DBS check to be processed for the successful applicant.

  • Location: London, England
  • Salary: £12 - £16 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Corus Consultancy
  • Posted: 22-Sep-2022
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