Published: 17th November 2021



Job Type

£10 - £11 per hour


Accommodation Support Worker – Ex-Offenders

LOCATION:            Ipswich


Duration:                 6 months +


Salary:                       Negotiable


HOURS:                    37.5 per week


Are you an experienced and accommodation focused support worker with a good background in supporting clients that have complex needs those who have left the prison service? If so, national, and well-established organisation is looking for fulltime temporary worker to cover maternity leave.


Day to day duties:

  • Oversee a caseload of ex-offenders and help into secure accommodation
  • Engage with referral agencies, authorities and other organisations
  • Carry out initial face to face housing assessments taking account of risk situation and need to facilitate any appropriate actions and outcomes
  • Construct an effective accommodation plan
  • Always adhere to probation and prison information security requirements
  • Respond to internal or external complaints promptly, challenging any anti-social behaviour and reporting any risks.
  • Promote the benefits of gaining qualifications and skills and the extent to which this may assist participants in their training and search for employment.
  • Identify and take the necessary actions to protect children and vulnerable adults and promote their welfare in accordance with safeguarding policies and procedures

Must have:

  • Enhanced DBS within the last 12 months or on the update service
  • Previous housing support or accommodation support experience



  • Previous experience working with ex-offenders


For more information on this income focused role please contact Emily Rex on 0117 923 9100 or apply below!

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