Assessment and reconnections officer

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 workers to work in various establishments on behalf of a well-established client.

About the role
As an Assessment and Reconnection 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 Reconnection Worker.

What we offer

Excellent Development and Growth Opportunities
A Diverse and Inclusive Work Place
Excellent Pay
Flexible work to fit around your other commitments

For further information please contact Nathan @ Corus

  • Location: North London, England
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  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Corus Consultancy
  • Posted: 10-Mar-2022
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