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Floating Support Worker

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Nursing / Social Care
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Vale of Glamorgan
Salary description:
Up to £19164 per annum
Posted:
11/12/2018
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Pobl Group
Job Ref:
492771

Floating Support Worker

Reference: 492771

Work Type: Full time

Locations: Vale of Glamorgan

Division: Care & Support Division

Categories: General: Support

Applications Closing Date: 13 Dec 2018

Salary: £19,164

Join our fantastic team of Difference Makers and become a Floating Support Worker in the Vale of Glamorgan! This is an exciting opportunity to start a rewarding career with Pobl. If you have a passion and motivation to work with people to support them into independent living, then read on.....

What is special about this opportunity?

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.

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.

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 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.

We have two, 37-hour posts available:

* fixed-term contract from February until June 2019
* permanent

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

How can I make a difference?

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

Who are we looking for?

To be a great 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.

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.

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

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:
14/12/2018

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