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Look Ahead Care Support and Housing
Berkshire
Up to £20000 per annum + 25 days Annual Leave, Pension scheme+
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Look Ahead Care Support and Housing
Lambeth, London
Up to £22568 per annum + plus 25 days Annual Leave, Pension+
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Richmond Upon Thames
Up to £9027 per annum + 25 days Annual Leave, Pension scheme+
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Westminster, London
Up to £23000 per annum + plus 25 days Annual Leave, Pension+
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£9.06 per hour
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Look Ahead Care Support and Housing
Lambeth, London
Up to £22360 per annum
The Action Group
Multiple Locations
£20,376 - £21,189* per year, pro rata (*these apply from 1st December 2021).
Working with The Action Group is about making a difference in the community and in people’s lives.
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Hemel Hempstead
Up to £20321 per annum + plus 25 days Annual Leave, Pension +
Equal People Mencap
London
£20,000 per year
Team Leader with Equal People supporting vulnerable adults and children to participate in community life and pursue their aims and dreams
Brent Centre for Young People
Greater London
£25,000 - £28,000 per year
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Ealing, London
Up to £22356 per annum + 25 days Annual Leave, Pension schemes+
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Berkshire
Up to £20000 per annum + 25 days Annual Leave, Pension scheme+
Permanent
Job description

Recruiting for a Support Worker to join our Service!

£20,000 per annum, working 40 hours per week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, staff discounts, healthcare and more.

Job Overview:

Holly House is supported housing for 35 vulnerable young adults aged 16-25. The staff also provides low level support to 17 tenants at an unstaffed scheme in the close vicinity of Holly House. Support Workers will provide Housing Related Support to customers to help them develop the life skills that are required to meet the assessed needs of the customers of the service. They will work with customers to promote social inclusion and alongside other members of the team to promote independent living, encouraging customers to maximise their skills and choices. Support needs may include mental health, substance misuse, care experience and complex needs.

Key Responsibilities

- Building supportive, trusting relationships with customers

- Working proactively with other members of the team to handle the service caseload, administrative responsibilities and ensuring the service is staffed as per rota requirement

- Supporting key customers to set personalised goals in the form of a Support Plan

- Conducting regular key work sessions that are innovative and engaging in order to achieve Support Plan goals

- Ensuring ongoing assessment and management of risks associated with customers within an attitude of 'positive risk taking'

- Proactively manage risk and safety both in and outside of their physical living environment

- Providing support with daily living activities, including practical assistance where skills are not yet developed, to ensure that customers enjoy a high quality of accommodation

- Signposting to external agencies and out of hours services to assist in addressing all aspects of support needs

- Proactive development of links with local statutory and voluntary organisations to provide a range of engagement opportunities for customers in the community

- Involving customers in the design, development and delivery of the service

- Empowering customers to ensure they receive the service and benefits they are entitled to

- Encouraging and enabling tenants to pay their rent and ensure that rent accounts are managed effectively

- Day to day instruction/ supervision of Assistant Support Workers/domestic staff/ Personal Support Assistants where appropriate.

Full job description and details available on the website.

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Look Ahead Care and Support

Look Ahead supports around 8,000 people across London and the South East each year. People who for a variety of reasons may need some extra suppor... Read more

Posted on: 30 November 2021
Closing date: 28 December 2021
Job ref: REQ003077
Tags: Support Worker
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