Live in Support Worker

  • Job Reference: EKR6881400
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £19,000
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Temp to Perm/Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Temporary- Permanent Live in Support Worker
Immediately Required via Venn Group
The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Venn Group Social Housing Recruitment Team are currently recruiting for a temp-to-perm Live in Support Worker for our Local Authority client based in Hampshire, to begin employment within their expanding team

Location: Hampshire
Contract Type: Temp - Perm
Hours: 35hrs per week (flexi hours) On call nights and weekends (whilst living at service)


Responsibilities:

  • Provide support and advice for clients with complex needs, mental health, drug and alcohol and homelessness
  • Managing a caseload of 7
  • Responsible for helping clients with the move on process
  • Help clients claim the appropriate benefits 
  • Manage client rent accounts
  • Implement risk and needs assessments
  • Create and maintain individual support plans
  • Managing and maintaining the health and safety of the building
  • Signposting to external services


Essential Skills:

  • An enhanced DBS within the past 12 months
  • Demonstrable supported housing experience
  • Knowledge of benefits system and good professional boundaries

If you have a strong work ethic and would like to be considered for this position please send an updated CV to erex@venngroup.com  or call Emily Rex on 0117 930 8760