Keighley - Housing Support Worker

Housing Support Worker job available, based in Keighley, 20 hours per week, immediate start, up to £11 per hr
Housing Support Worker
Up to £11 per hour
Keighley and Craven

Your new company

Hays Social Care are the leading global specialist recruitment company and the market leader in the UK and Ireland. We are currently working with various large care providers who have services across West Yorkshire to appoint housing support workers for temporary full-time and part-time roles.

Your new role

We are looking for a number of housing support workers to join our team of temporary workers for services in Keighley and Craven. We deal with temporary and ad hoc shift work including week days, nights and weekend work in outreach settings. Within the role of housing support worker, you will support individuals
who have a high level of housing need, those currently or at risk of rough
sleeping, and with an unsettled lifestyle, and other support needs. This may be through day services, outreach support or supported accommodation. The role will include responding to reports of rough sleepers made by statuary and voluntary organisations as well as members of the public. You will verify reports of rough sleeping and work pro-actively with rough sleepers to engage them with the service, managing a caseload of up to 16 clients, both accommodation based and outreach.

What you'll need to succeed

To be suitable for this work you will need to have a minimum of 6 months experience as a housing support worker or in a similar role and you must own a car. You must also have a subscription to the DBS update service.

What you'll get in return

Whilst working through Hays you will benefit from one local point of contact with an industry expert, competitive rates of pay, advice and guidance on CV/application writing and interview technique, and free DBS processing and updates.

What you need to do now

If this sounds of interest to you or anyone you know then please contact Jamie Coward on 0113 200 3715 or Hays is pleased to offer a £250 referral bonus to anyone who refers a successful support worker to us.


Job type:
Working Pattern
Healthcare & Medical
Support Worker
£10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Closing date
27 Jan 2020
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jamie Coward, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Leeds

Broad Gate, 1 The Headrow

Telephone: 01132003715

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