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Homelessness Assistant

3 month contract as and when required with potential to go permanent
Closing Date: Wednesday 18th December 2019

This is an exciting opportunity to welcome Guests at Mulberry Junction, the Council’s new resource centre for single people aged 18-50 affected by or at risk of homelessness in Haringey. The service provides on-the-spot information and support around housing, health and wellbeing to enable people affected by homelessness to achieve their personal goals.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative new service designed in partnership with people affected by homelessness to deliver a service that truly reflects the diversity of Haringey.

The Welcome Worker is the initial point of contact for people accessing Mulberry Junction and services across Haringey. The role will provide administrative and operational support to the services based at Mulberry Junction to enable its smooth running. The role will be responsible for ensuring the physical environment is physically welcoming and safe.

About You
We are particularly interested in hearing from people with personal experience of homelessness, mental health, substance use or criminal justice services. We also encourage applications from people who have provided support to someone in their life affected by these issues. We value passion and commitment over professional experience and encourage applicants to consider the transferable skills they have learnt in all areas of their lives. We ask that you are:

  • Committed to developing services with the people who use them, to reflect the diversity of Haringey.
  • Committed to working in partnership with other people and organisations.
  • Committed to creating a welcoming, positive and focused environment.
  • Confident communicating to a wide range of people with respect.

Summary

Job type:
Contract
Working Pattern
Flexible Working, Part-time
Industry
Government & Public Services
Location
Haringey
Specialism
Social Work Assistant
Pay
£11.50 per hour
Ref:
3729048
Closing date
18 Dec 2019
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lauren Wise, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

4th Floor, 107 Cheapside

Telephone: 0207 259 8812

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