Youth Support Worker

Llety Pontio Project

Anglesey

Salary Point 20-21

£20,957.44-£21,727.77

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

01407 761653

hr@digartref.co.uk

To apply please submit a C.V and cover letter in the first instance to Katy Taylor, Administrator on 01407 761653, or email hr@digartref.co.uk

 

Shortlisting of applications and interviews for this role will take place while the advert is live; the advert will close once the successful candidate is found. Candidates are therefore encouraged to submit applications as soon as possible.

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