Support Worker (Housing)
Location: Barry
Salary: £10.90 per hour
Expires: 30/05/2022 23:59

We are looking for experienced Housing Support Workers to join our fantastic team working from Golau Caredig, Barry. The shift patterns for these roles are between Monday and Friday, with very limited weekend working.

We currently have 2 opportunities available:

  • 21 hours per week, permanent
  • 30 hours per week, permanent

What you'll do

You will assist in the provision of a full range of housing related support services to older persons with support needs including adults with mental health issues and those with a physical disability. You will work as part of a team to provide a flexible and targeted housing related support service to residents who live in Barry and other areas of the Vale, supporting them to maintain their accommodation and achieve independent living.

This will include assisting social inclusion, support to manage their tenancies/accommodation; budgeting; accessing education; training and employment; increasing awareness of their community and improve skills to live independently.

What you'll need

To be successful in this role you will be capable of organising own workload and prioritising between various competing tasks and will have experience of working directly with people with support needs and/or liaison with voluntary and statutory agencies. A qualification in Social Care or related discipline is desirable, but not essential. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage your time. You will have the ability to remain calm in a challenging environment and be able to work flexibly when required.

UK Driver's Licence and access to a vehicle is essential.

Benefits

  • Pay rate of £10.90 per hour / £20,460 per annum, pro rata
  • Fully paid induction and training programme
  • Medicash - cashback healthcare
  • 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

Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.

Next steps

If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Madeleine Viader-Lloyd on Madeleine.Viader-Lloyd@hafod.org.uk

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

Closing date: Monday 30 May 2022

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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