We have an exciting opportunity for a Housing Support Worker to oversee the development and delivery of a housing service for young people in need of supported accommodation across East Lancashire!
You will be working for an incredible organisation, as part of their exciting journey who provide supported housing accommodation for young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, who require intensive support in managing and maintaining a tenancy. Residents may have come from leaving care with backgrounds of substance misuse, trauma, and additional support needs to include but not limited to those with addictions, mental health issues, and offending histories.
As the Housing support worker, you will ensure that the housing provision continues to be a quality living environment. You will be responsible for assisting with allocating the right residences for the right tenants. You are required to make sure properties are kept and in good condition and well maintained through regular inspection and satisfaction surveys. All applicants for housing require approval for social housing status, therefore you will assist the Supported Housing Officer in ensuring the additional care and support needs for the tenant are being delivered and if there are any concerns, report to appropriate professionals.
The successful candidate must hold relevant experience working within the Supported housing field or supporting young people.
You must also have the right attitude and committed to working hard, be positive, energetic and passionate about what you do.
This role is Monday to Friday 9-5 however, you must be flexible to meet the needs of the service and in return for your hard work and dedication you will receive a salary from £21,894 plus ongoing training, and qualifications once you successfully complete probation period.
If you have the right skills or experience for this role; apply now or please call Cat on 01772 400110. - thank you and good luck with your job search.