London, Greater London
£29,828 p.a. pro rata
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

A Christian-based charity working with homeless families in the London Borough of Haringey seeks the following team member with experience of working in a multi-cultural setting and who could be considered a self-starter:

OUTREACH ADVICE WORKER

28 hour post (4 days per week)

NJC scale 24: £29,828 pro rata (includes OLW £1,923)

Purpose of the role: To provide wide-ranging general advice, support and advocacy to homeless families. 

Applicants must have significant experience of working with clients with complex needs.

The ideal person will have:

  • Excellent working knowledge of housing law, welfare benefits, asylum and immigration and legislation relating to EEA Nationals. 
  • Excellent communication and representation skills
  • Experience of managing contracts and quality standards
  • Experience of monitoring and service development 
  • Ability to speak a community language is desirable
  • OISC Level 1

You must be highly motivated and committed to providing a first class service and be able to organise your own workload to deliver advice and support to the highest standards.

Please note: actual closing date for applications is 5pm Monday 9th September 2019.     

This post is subject to a DBS Check.

This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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CARIS Haringey

CARIS Haringey is a Christian-based charity working with homeless families in the London Borough of Haringey.

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Posted on: 11 July 2019
Closed date: 10 August 2019
Job ref: OAW2019
Tags: Advice, Information, Legal

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