Peripatetic Support Worker
Location: Bridgend and surrounding area
Salary: £10.46 per hour
Expires: 27/01/2022 23:59

We currently have an exciting and rewarding opportunity available for an experienced Peripatetic Support Worker to join our team to support our 4 schemes in the Bridgend area providing housing related floating support service for people aged 55 and over.

This is a permanent role working 18 hours per week (3 x 6 hour shifts). The shifts will initially be a Monday and Wednesday with the 3rd day to be negotiated.

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. - please visit our website for more information on these schemes: https://www.hafod.org.uk/housingsupport/

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 license and use of a vehicle.

Benefits

  • Pay rate of £10.46 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 Caitlin Marks on Caitlin.marks@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: Thursday 27 January 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 2 February 2022 between 12:30pm and 4:00pm

Customer interviews: Thursday 3 February 2022 between 10:00am and 12:00pm

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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