London, Greater London, United Kingdom (On-site)
£11.48-£11.48 per hour
Job description

Depaul UK is one of the UK largest youth homelessness charities and we support those who have been homeless or are at risk of homelessness. We are searching for Locum Project & Support Workers to join our team in London.  In return, you will receive a competitive salary of £11.48 per hour.

We are currently developing and expanding the work that we do with young people to prevent homelessness. This includes our well-established Nightstop service, which provides a safe place to stay in the homes of volunteers, as well as working with families and delivering a programme to schools, colleges and other educational and youth settings.

The Locum Project & Support Workers Role: 

You will have a vital role to play in helping us achieve our mission of offering homeless and disadvantaged people the opportunity to fulfil their potential and move towards an independent and positive future.

As a Locum Worker you will be entered on to a list of locums and be able to accept shifts offered from services across the region.

What we are looking for in our Locum Project & Support Workers:

To be a success in this role you will be able to demonstrate your experience of empowering young people with multiple/complex needs, helping them to become resilient in the face of adversity. As a confident front-line worker able to think and risk assess on your feet, you will show us that you can effectively communicate with a variety of people, make quality assessments of the needs of young people and quickly assimilate yourself in to any team.

We are looking for Locum Project & Support Workers who have experience of working with young people with complex needs that include: chaotic lifestyles, substance misuse, mental & physical health needs and learning difficulties etc. In addition, we are looking for people who have experience working in a homelessness and or housing environment and are aligned to our values.

 What’s it like to work at Depaul UK?

  • Harship Loans
  • Flexible Working
  • HSF Health Plan
  • Cycle to Work
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Wellbeing
  • Learning and Development Opportunities
  • Death in Service

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you and you’d like to become our Locum Project & Support Workers then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!

Closing Date for Locum Project & Support Workers applications: 27th July-2022, 23:59

An enhanced DBS disclosure is a requirement for this role. Our recruitment checks, induction, and ongoing support and supervision reflect our commitment to safeguarding our clients. Depaul UK strives to be equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

We kindly request no contact from Recruitment or Media Agencies.

Posted on: 07 July 2022
Closed date: 27 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: ML0607LPSWLOND
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker