Assistant Support Worker
Salary Pt 18
(37 hours per week)
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced worker for a service that provides temporary housing related support services to homeless young people aged 16 to 24, with the overall aim of supporting young people to acquire the skills necessary for independent living and assisting young people to move on to permanent accommodation within the community, working with a range of external organisations. At the core and cluster, there will be 24 hour staff cover. Staff will be required to work to a rota including; weekends, evenings and waking nights. Some shifts will require you to lone work.
Ideally applicants would be expected to:
Have experience of working with vulnerable young people
Have experience in delivering person centred support services to homeless young people (16-24 years).
Be flexible/able to work unsociable hours
Have an appropriate qualification/experience in a similar role
The ability to drive and having access to a car is essential
Company Remuneration Package
25 days annual leave (rising to 28 dependent on length of service) + bank holidays.
Company pension and SHPS In Work life assurance cover (providing you meet the schemes eligibility criteria)
For an Application Form and Job Description/Person Specification please contact
Katy Taylor, Admin & Finance Assistant on 01407 761653 or email
Closing date: 12 noon on Thursday October 10th 2019