Housing Support Worker

Job Title: Housing Support Worker Location: Rotherham (Travel within Sheffield, Rotherham, and Barnsley required) DBS Level: Enhanced Adults & Children Service Users: Client group varies but includes those with substance misuse, homeless background, asylum seekers, those involved with the criminal justice system, and others with housing-related support needs.

Working Hours: 40 hours, Monday to Friday, 9 am - 5 pm Car Driver Needed: Yes Own Vehicle Needed: Yes Valid Business Insurance: YesMain Duties:

Support tenancy sustainment
Ensure Health & Safety requirements are met
Work with a diverse client group, including those with substance misuse, homeless background, asylum seekers, those involved with the criminal justice system, and others with housing-related support needs.
Office-based role with lone working to visit clients.
Responsible for a caseload of 20 clients

Lone Working: Yes Working from Home: The role is office-based; working from home is not applicable.

Number of Properties: Responsible for a caseload of 20 clientsRole Overview: As a Housing Support Worker, you will play a crucial role in supporting tenancy sustainment and meeting the diverse needs of our client group.

This role involves both office-based responsibilities and lone working to visit clients.

You will be responsible for a caseload of 20 clients, ensuring their well-being and progress.Key Responsibilities:

Provide support for tenancy sustainment.
Ensure compliance with Health & Safety requirements.
Work with a diverse client group, addressing substance misuse, homelessness, asylum seekers, criminal justice involvement, and other housing-related support needs.
Conduct lone working visits to clients.
Manage a caseload of 20 clients.

Requirements:

Enhanced Adults & Children DBS clearance
Car driver with valid business insurance
Ability to work independently and manage a caseload.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Understanding and empathy for the diverse needs of the client group


  • Location: Rotherham, England
  • Salary: Up to £15 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Posted: 27-Feb-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com