Hospital Discharge Support Worker (Housing)
Location: Bridgend
Salary: £10.90 per hour
Expires: 22/08/2022 23:59

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Hospital Discharge Housing Support Worker to join our Sycamore Service in Bridgend providing housing related support in a psychologically informed environment to older people within the locality.

This is a permanent role working 36 hours per week,  with a pay rate of £10.90 per hour

What you'll do

The role is an opportunity for a positive and proactive individual to build key partnerships in able to support individuals through the hospital discharge process back into the community and reduce bed-blocking.

What you'll need

To be successful in this role you will have experience of supporting individuals with varying complex support needs. You will need excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to and build supportive relationships. Experience of working in working in a psychologically/ trauma informed way, with experience of supporting people affected by ACE's or supporting people with mental health issues would be advantageous within this role.

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 £10.90 per hour
  • Fully paid induction and training programme
  • Medicash - healthcare cashback plan
  • 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 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.

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

Closing date: Monday 22 August 2022

Interview date: Thursday 25 August between 1:00pm and 5:00pm

Customer interviews: Friday 26 August between 2:00pm and 4:00pm

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do that’s why we include them in in helping us select the right people to work with us. If you are successful in the initial selection stages you may have the opportunity to interact with one of our customers where they will have the opportunity to ask you some questions. We will consider feedback from this as part of the selection process.

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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