Temporary Supported Housing Workers

  • Job Reference: 6965280
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Gloucestershire, England
  • Salary: £10.00 to £11.60 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

 

The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Temporary Supported Housing Workers

Immediately Required via Venn Group

Venn Group Social Housing Recruitment Team are currently recruiting for 2 full time and 1 part time Temporary Supported Housing Workers for our Housing client based in Gloucestershire.

Location: Gloucestershire (various locations)

Contract: 3 months +

FT Hours: 37.5 hr per week (shifts 12-8 Mon/Fri working alternate weekends 9-5)

PT Hours: 20 hr per week (shifts Mon-Fri 9:30-2:30 working alternate weekends11-4)

 

Responsibilities:                                                                                 

  • Provide support and housing advice to vulnerable young people aged 16- 24, across two sites
  • Carry out in depth risk and needs assessments and write comprehensive reviews
  • Implement detailed and personalised support plans
  • Assist clients in developing independence, confidence, education, employment, training and housing
  • Help clients access housing and welfare benefits
  • Carry out support sessions on a one to one and group basis
  • Deal with crisis intervention and challenging behaviours and ensure safeguarding practices are adhered to
  • Conduct multi agency working with both the statutory and voluntary sectors

Essential Skills:

  • A current enhanced DBS issued within the past 12 months
  • Experience in supporting young people within a residential housing setting
  • Ability to conduct risk & needs assessments and create support plans
  • Supported housing experience

Desirable Skills:

  • Good IT and written skills 
  • Housing Qualification /NVQ

If you have experience of providing supported housing (not hands on care) to vulnerable clients in a housing setting and would like to be considered for this position please send an updated CV to vsingh@venngroup.com or call Vic Singh on 0117 930 8760 or call Vic Singh on 0117 930 8760 or call Vic Singh on 0117 930 8760 or call Vic Singh on 0117 930 8760