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Support Worker - Powys

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Part Time
Job Sector:
Charity / Not for Profit, Nursing / Social Care
Region:
Mid Wales
Location:
Powys
Salary description:
£18.589 pro rata
Posted:
17/08/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492498

Support Worker

Reference: 492498

Work Type: Part time

Locations: Powys

Division: Care & Support Division

Categories: General: Support

Applications Closing Date: 21 Aug 2018

Salary: £18.589 pro rata

What is special about this opportunity?

We are looking for Support Workers to work as part of our Team of Support Staff across the South Powys Hub. The Hub consists of a number of projects providing Temporary accommodation and Housing related support. The Support Worker will be based at Cwrt Afon in Brecon which is our Young Persons project providing Housing related support to 16-24 year olds. We also provide a Floating Support and Drop in service across the South Powys Locality working closely with the Local Authority, probation, mental health services and other providers to ensure the best possible support for customers accessing housing related support.

This post is for 28 hours per week and temporary for 8 months.

As part of a growing organisation there are endless opportunities for training, career development and progression.

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

Surrounded by an experienced team you will have a good foundation for a long career in support. This is truly an exciting opportunity for you to develop within the Health and Social Care Sector. You will contribute to enabling people to achieve their goals, which they have set themselves. Being part of this is highly rewarding. You will contribute to the success of the Pobl Group, which is moving from strength to strength see www.poblgroup.co.uk.

How can I make a difference?

You will be responsible for all aspects of Housing related support to tenants in our static supported accommodation as well as providing support to floating support and drop in customers across the locality. Liaison with relevant providers throughout the locality is key to ensure the best possible outcome in meeting what matters to our customers and to ensure that they can secure and maintain accommodation, financial control and physical and emotional wellbeing.

Who are we looking for?

* Someone who is creative and innovative in your approach to working with the client group to understand What Matters.
* A motivated individual with experience of developing and supporting individuals with Housing related Support. You will be confident in building relationships with Housing and other relevant agencies to securing opportunities for our customers.
* You will need the skills and abilities to work with and relate to people who are often disadvantaged and marginalised to motivate, empower and enable them to make informed choices and positive changes to their lives in order for them to feel safe and ‘Live their life their way’
* You will need to be able to manage your own workload, work effectively alone and as a part of a team
* Someone who is willing to travel and visit various services throughout North Powys Hub and surrounding areas.
* It is essential that you have use of a car for this role

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

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

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

Job Description:

Support Worker JD.pdf

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:
22/08/2018

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