Housing Support Worker - Heath House

  • Job Reference: HHSW1
  • Date Posted: 22 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Homeless Action Resource Project
  • Location: Southend-on-Sea, Essex
  • Salary: £18,561 to £19,698
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary will be pro rata
  • Role: Frontline jobs
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Work hours: Part Time

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to enhance the work in our emergency housing accommodation.

Main responsibilities

  • Ensure residents receive a welcoming, supportive and positive experience that gives them the time and space to adjust to a home environment and settled way of life. 
  • Support the team to manage a caseload, key working service users and undertaking assessments, support plans and reviews. 
  • Build warm and positive relationships with service users, keeping the individual’s best interests at heart. 
  • Work alongside team members in delivering a package of support individually tailored for each resident. 
  • Ensure that all health & safety checks within our buildings are carried out in accordance with HARP policies and procedures. 
  • Enable residents to retain their accommodation, prevent evictions and assist residents that are ready to move on. 
  • Show flexibility and positivity to undertake any reasonable requests from management to aid HARP in achieving its aims.

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Closing date: Tuesday 25th May 2021 (Midday) ​

Shortlisting: Wednesday 26th May 2021​

Interview date: Wednesday 2nd June 2021