BRC

Published: 14th October 2020

Location

Bristol

Job Type

Reference
PO1236
Salary
21000 - 24000
Contract Duration
5 months + (temp to perm opportunities)

Description

Housing Support Worker

LOCATION:               Bristol

DURATION:               5 months + (temp to perm opportunities)

HOURS:                     35pw

 

Are you a proactive Supported Housing professional with a good background in providing tenancy support and advice to clients with complex needs such as drug and alcohol dependencies, ex-offenders, and vulnerable young people?

If so, a well-respected registered charity in Bristol is recruiting for a Housing Support Worker to deliver front line support across Bristol.

 

Some day to day duties will include:

  • Provide one to one housing related support to clients with complex needs
  • Have an up to date understanding of the Housing Support Register
  • Carry out risk and needs assessments and implement housing support plans
  • Help clients with debt management and ensure they keep on top of rent / service charge payments
  • Ensure that clients adhere to and fully understand their tenancy agreement
  • Help clients claim benefits and fill out the requisite forms
  • Undertake safeguarding actions to protect vulnerable young people
  • Signpost clients on to various external support services
  • Support clients to move-on from the service
  • Participate in the weekend and evening rota when needed

Essential

  • An enhanced DBS (adult & children)

Desirable

  • Driver

For more information on this income focused role please contact Phoebe Orchard on 0117 923 9100 or send an up to date CV to

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