Denbighshire Housing Support Officer £12.20p/h

IMMEDIATE START 

ASE Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker to work for a leading housing association within the Denbighshire area.

We are recruiting experienced support workers to provide housing related support to support clients to live independently within the community across the Denbighshire area

We are looking for support workers who have a genuine passion to work with people who have been impacted by homelessness and that understands the challenges they might face. If you have experience and knowledge of working with clients who have been impacted by homelessness and other complex needs such as substance misuse and mental health experiencing substance misuse, homelessness and mental health we would like to hear from you.

The shift pattern for the this role will be between the hours of 9am-5pm Monday – Friday

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

 

Pay: £12.20 p/h

 

As a support worker your duties will include:

  • Supporting and empowering service users with housing related issues such as rents, repairs, and housing and welfare benefits
  • Following support plans and ensuring that service users are receiving the relevant support.
  • Liaising with local agencies and assisting service users to access employment or education services.
  • Multi-agency partnership working
  • An ability to work effectively on your own or as part of a team

Essential Skills

  • Previous experience of working in a 24 hour supported accommodation service or floating support service
  • The ability to manage incidents and undertake lone working
  • An ability to identify Health and Safety issues and action repairs and maintenance of property.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to maintain accurate records.

 

Candidates should have a current, enhanced DBS certificate, If candidates do not hold a valid DBS Certificate they must be willing to apply for one

Support Workers working within the community will need to have access to their own car and business insurance to claim mileage

An immediate start can be offered subject to employment and DBS checks

We value diversity and are an equal opportunities employer, we encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply. Passion and dedication to making a positive difference to the services we support are what matters the most to us.