Hillcrest Homes

HH20/116, Support Workers

Job ref: HH20/116
Job ref:
HH20/116
Post:
Support Workers
Hours per week:
Various Part Time Hours Available hours
Rate of pay:
£9.30 per hour + Company Benefits
Contract terms:
Permanent
Closing Date:
27 Nov 2020 23:59

The Service

North Grimsby provides 24 hours a day 7 days a week supported accommodation to individuals who are homeless located in Arbroath.  Our 16 services users are male and female homeless individuals with a variety of support needs including substance misuse and mental health issues.  We also provide an enhanced housing management service to 6 flats situated close to the service, which provides temporary accommodation to homeless individuals with minimum support needs.

 

The Job

The aim of the project is to provide stability to service users and support them to maintain their tenancy and progress into permanent housing options suited to their needs.  This is achieved by building positive and supportive relationships with service users and assisting them to tackle the issues that led to their homelessness. The post involves working to a rota that involves late shifts, sleepovers, waking nights and weekend working.

The Candidate

You should have a positive flexible attitude along with SVQ2 in Health and Social Care, or the willingness to undertake study to achieve this.  All successful candidates will be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.

Company Benefits 

  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-Being package
  • Organisational Recognition and Reward Scheme

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