Housing Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 6962010/001
  • Date Posted: 21 May 2020
  • Recruiter: Central & East
  • Location: St Neots, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Salary: £9.77 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Temp-Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Housing Support Worker
Recruitment Agency reference: 6962010

A position has arisen for a Housing Management Worker to workfor a Registered Charity in the Cambridgeshire area. This is a temporary to permanent position and you’ll be required to work 37.5 hours a week. You must be able to do the following shifts: 8am-4pm, 9am-5pm, 1:30pm-9pm and 1 in 3 weekends, working 11:30 -7.30pm

Your duties will include:

  • Provide advice on housing and welfare benefits

  • Support homeless clients to become more independent in temporary accommodation

  • Help clients to move on and resettle into new accommodation 

  • Follow support plans and produce risk assessments for your caseload

  • Liaise with external agencies and support clients with applications

  • Ensure tenants adhere to their tenancy agreements

  • Signpost service users to specialist services when required

  • Ensure residents do not accumulate any arrears and support them with budgeting

The successful candidate should have:

  • Experience with supporting vulnerable people to become more independent

  • An enhanced DBS from within the last 3 years or the willingness to apply for a new one


If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Laura de Ste Croix on 01908 295 000 and email your updated CV to lcroix@venngroup.com

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