Support Worker
Location: Bridgend Area, Supported Housing
Salary: £10.17 per hour
Expires: 18/08/2020 23:59

We currently have an exciting and rewarding opportunity available for an experienced Support Worker to join our team within our Sycamore service in the Bridgend area which provides housing related floating support service for people aged 55 and over.

This is a permanent role working 18 hours per week

£10.17 - other benefits are listed below.

What you'll do

This role will be key in providing a personalised informed service in accordance with our service users’ needs. You will be working in close partnership with all relevant agencies and local networks to support individuals to develop independent living skills to enable them to sustain a tenancy by assisting them with daily living skills to remain as independent as possible.

What you'll need

To be successful in this role you will have experience of supporting individuals with varying support needs. You will have a good understanding of the changing needs of individuals with a sound working knowledge of the Housing Benefits system. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to and build supportive relationships.

A qualification in Social Care or related discipline is desirable but not essential.

You will need a full, current driving licence and use of a vehicle.

Benefits

  • Pay rate of £10.17 per hour
  • Fully paid induction and training programme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a Family Friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development

We offer development opportunities for our colleagues at every stage of their career. Our bespoke programmes offer our colleagues structured, role-specific training and development. We offer a range of learning and development opportunities through our academi.

Next steps

If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Aman Purewal on Aman.purewal@hafod.org.uk

If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform where you can upload your CV.

Closing date: Tuesday 11 August 2020

Interviews: to be held on 2 September 2020

If successful for this role a DBS check will be required. Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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