Support Officer (Young People/Homeless)

Job for a Supported Housing Officer in a full time role across a 7 day rota in Camden.
Your new company
You will be working for a leading provider of housing, care and support services based in London.

Your new role
As a Supported Housing Officer your main responsibility will be to provide practical and emotional support to vulnerable residents, whilst preparing regular Risk Assessments and working to existing Support Plans. You will help your clients to sustain their tenancies and involve them in the community, monitor their wellbeing and refer onto more specialist staff where required. The role will require signposting to specialist agencies and offering assistance with budgeting and housing legislation.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A RESIDENTIAL ROLE AND AS SUCH WILL ENTAIL WORKING TO A 7 DAY PER WEEK ROTA.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need previous experience working within the Support Housing sector and understand the issues affecting those in the 18-25 year old age bracket such as Mental Illness or addiction issues, ideally within a residential environment. You will also need to be confident when dealing with individuals with challenging behaviour and proficient at using Microsoft packages, with excellent team work skills, demonstrating both collaboration and respect with peers and customers.

What you need to do now
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Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Full-time
Industry
Charities & Not For Profit
Location
Camden
Specialism
Support Worker
Pay
£24,000 - £26,000
Ref:
4168899

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Stuart Church, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London-Victoria
1st Floor, Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street

Telephone: 02072598700

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