Support Worker

  • Job Reference: SQM6961300
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2020
  • Recruiter: North West
  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England
  • Salary: £13.72 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Support Worker Vacancy waiting to be filled

Venn Group would like to introduce the following Support Worker position available in Wakefield


Position:          Support Worker   

Location:         Wakefield

Rate:               £13.72 p/hour inc hol pay

Length:            4 weeks with possibility of extension

Hours:             37.5 hours p/week - 5 days a week rota basis, mix of 7.30am – 3.30pm & 2.30pm – 10.30pm and can include weekend work   

The role will predominantly involve:

  • Operating an assessment pathway providing supported housing to single people who are homeless or at risk in Wakefield
  • Managing a caseload of clients
  • To understand individual housing needs and empower them to find move on accommodation
  • Creating and updating support plans and risk assessments
  • Working in partnership with a single point of access within Wakefield councils housing needs service 

The successful candidate will have experience of working in this sector, has a good understanding of supported housing. The successful candidate must have an Adult Enhanced DBS within 12 months and be able to start the position next week


To find out more about this role or to apply please contact Jake Simms or Samantha Marshall on 0161 830 1830 or alternatively reply to this email with your up to date CV.

*Venn Group’s “Recommendation Scheme”: If you recommend a candidate, whom Venn Group subsequently places (for a minimum of 2 weeks) you will be eligible for £25 worth of vouchers from a choice of high street organisations.