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Support Worker:Helping the Homeless

  • Location:

    Bristol City Centre, Bristol

  • Sector:

    Adult care services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £10 - £11 per hour + Pension + Holiday Pay

  • Contact:

    Martha Cassidy

  • Contact email:

    bristol@bssocialcare.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Marfhomeless2020_1607993519

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    14/01/2021

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Job Description

Job Title: Support Worker: Helping the Homeless

Location: Bristol

Shifts: Days / Waking nights

Pay rate: £10.00 - £11.00ph

Start Date: Immediate Start

Contract Type: Temporary / Temp to Perm

Are you looking for the opportunity to support and work alongside the homeless community??? Then look no further!

We are looking for experienced Support Workers in Bristol and the surrounding areas who have worked with: the homeless, alcohol/drug addictions and rehousing services. You will be working with individuals to explore and strengthen their life skills in the community, maintaining routines and helping them to progress in their own unique current situation.

Key Skills and Qualities we are looking for in this job role:

  • Administrative skills
  • Willingness to work shifts and unsocial hours
  • The ability to support and explain clearly - both for homeless people and volunteers/other workers
  • The ability to adapt working style to the needs of the individual situations
  • Provide outstanding care for young adults/adults and support them by paying attention to detail
  • Commitment to support young people/adults through their journey's and to maintain continuity throughout the individuals care plan
  • To be a team player and to be approachable

Compulsory Requirements needed:

  • A minimum of 6 month's experience; working with the homeless, alcohol/drug addictions, housing resettlement support
  • Resilient character
  • A DBS registered on the Update Service would be a great advantage
  • Experience working with adults who have Mental Health complications
  • Working with people on a 1 to 1 basis
  • Drivers preferred (not essential)
  • Commitment and continuity to work with not only us but our clients

Extras and Information for you:

  • High rates of pay: £10.00 - £11.00 ph
  • Weekly pay + holiday pay and pension scheme
  • Immediate start with guaranteed hours
  • On-going training and development
  • Free Care Academy Certificate
  • Experienced and passionate Consultants to manage your work patterns
  • Flexibility
  • Opportunity for a temp to perm position in the future

If you think this Support Worker role sounds like what you're looking for, then why wait get in touch????? Call today to register and to get as much information needed!!!!! Please contact me Martha Cassidy on: 0117 948 6300 or even if it's just for an informal chat!!!

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