Youth Support Worker
Llety Pontio Project
Salary Point 20-21
£21,795.74 - £22,590.64
37 hours per week (Monday – Friday)
Are you passionate about supporting young people aged 16 to 24, who have experienced or are at risk of homelessness, to make lasting positive changes in their lives? If yes, we would like to hear from you.
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced worker to deliver a high level tenancy related support service to young people aged 16 to 24 who are homeless or in housing need through the provision of short term (3-months) temporary accommodation in the private rented sector. Assisting young people to move on into more permanent longer term accommodation in line with their needs.
Working in partnership with a range of local authority departments and key posts, including: housing options, the homeless and housing dept, Children and Families Services, LAC team, Supporting People and the Private Rented Sector Liaison Officer
Ideally applicants would be expected to:
Have experience of working with vulnerable people with complex needs
Have experience in delivering person centred support services to homeless people .
Have a flexible approach to working hours
Have an appropriate qualification/experience in a similar role
The ability to drive and having access to a car is essential
The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check that will be processed by Digartref.
Company Remuneration Package
25 days annual leave (rising to 28 dependent on length of service) plus bank holidays
Company pension and SHPS In Work life assurance cover (providing you meet the schemes eligibility criteria)
Paid training and development opportunities
Paid mileage for in work related travel at 45p per mile
Paid Enhanced DBS
The ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh, or the commitment to learn, is an essential requirement for this post.
For an informal discussion with the Project Manager to find out more about this role, or to request a Job Description/Person Specification please contact:
Katy Taylor, Administrator
To apply please submit a C.V and cover letter in the first instance to Katy Taylor, Administrator on 01407 761653, or email email@example.com
Closing Date for submission of CV's will be 12pm on May 19th 2023