Housing Support Worker - Vale of Glamorgan

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit, Nursing / Social Care, Property / Lettings / Surveying
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Vale of Glamorgan
Salary description:
Up to £16778 per annum
Posted:
24/05/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492282

Housing Support Worker - Vale of Glamorgan

Do you want to make a difference to another person’s life? Are you energetic, motivated and compassionate? If you want to have the chance to join our amazing team in the Vale of Glamorgan and start your career with Pobl, then read on…

What is special about this opportunity?

To be a great Housing Support Worker, you don’t always need previous experience or qualifications. A good understanding of housing related support and welfare benefits or awareness of issues faced by people at risk of homelessness would be extremely useful in the role.

Our team works to encourage the people we support to deal with issues that may threaten their homes including improving budgeting skills, addressing debts, maximising income through appropriate benefits or entering employment, life skills and household management, accessing support with alcohol or substance misuse, mental and physical health and anti-social behaviour.

As part of a growing organisation there are endless opportunities for training, career development and progression. Surrounded by an experienced team, this truly is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your career within the support sector. You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk.

To find out more visit https://www.poblgroup.co.uk/care-and-support-roles/

This is a permanent post. Actual salary for this role based on 18hrs per week will be £8,162.

For this role you will require an Enhanced DBS check, which we pay for.

How can I make a difference?

The role will be varied and involve working with vulnerable people in their homes or temporary accommodation to prevent homelessness and develop skills needed to maintain their tenancies, change negative behaviour, maintain their health and wellbeing, progress to independent living and make appropriate choices.

You will:

* Work with people to truly make a difference in their life
* Use your skills and talents to engage with people
* Support people to achieve their potential
* Develop your networking skills by working in partnership with external agencies
* Gain a QCF Level 2/3 qualification in Health & Social Care

Who are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will be:

* Flexible
* Creative
* Energetic
* Reliable
* Innovative
* Solution Focused

Every person employed by Pobl shares the same values – watch our Pobl Values video to learn more.

If you think this describes you, then we would love to hear from you.

  • Work Type: Part time
  • Locations: Vale of Glamorgan
  • Division: Care & Support Division
  • Categories: General: Support
  • Applications Closing Date: 30 May 2018
  • Salary: £16,778

To begin your journey with Pobl, click here or the "apply now" below.

Job Description:

JD_ Support Worker

Company Description

Pobl Group makes a difference to people across the South Wales and South West of England Region. Our customers value our local presence and knowledge, so all our services and teams are based in the communities we serve, focused on delivering services that meet specific community needs.

Closing Date:
30/05/2018

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