Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
£19804.00-£19804.00 per year
Job description

We have a new opportunity in our Safe Stop supported accommodation project in West Didsbury for an individual who seeks to touch young people’s lives positively working as a Night Progression Coach. 

This job is a full time, permanent role that comes with a mixture of working various shifts including bank holidays to ensure that residents have full staff support during their most difficult times. In return, you'll earn a competitive salary of £19,804 per annum plus pension and other benefits. 

Depaul UK works with some of the most disadvantaged young people in the UK. We specialise in working in communities where poverty and long-term unemployment have resulted in generations of social exclusion and high rates of homelessness

Over the past 30 years, we have grown as an organisation and developed and enhanced our work and the impact it has across the UK.  Depaul UK has a wide range of services for young people and adults at risk of homelessness.

The Night Progression Coach Role: 

The ideal individual for this role is someone who can handle small caseload of 4-5 residents; addressing their physical, emotional, social and behavioural needs and helping them progress towards independence.

You will be responsible for supporting residents to move from hostel living to their own independent accommodation. You will deliver one-to one and group support opportunities within the accommodation and in the local community, aimed at increasing resilience in these residents.

What makes the role exciting?

  • A thorough induction and orientation to help you settle in and ensure you have the knowledge and support you need to perform your role.
  • Continuous support and supervision including reflective practice to develop your learning and skills as a practitioner.

What will ideally support your success in this Night Progression Coach role?

  • Experience of working with young people or those who have experienced homelessness.
  • A knowledge and understanding of Risk Assessments and Support Planning.
  • Able to demonstrate clear understanding of safeguarding requirements and procedures
  • Commitment to working in a manner, which promotes diversity and equality ensuring that everyone is treated with respect and dignity and no one, suffers from discrimination.
  • High level understanding of professional boundaries and ability to maintain boundaries

 What’s it like to work at Depaul UK?

You'll be joining a friendly, flexible and values-led organisation, and will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • 26 days of annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Interest free Annual Season Ticket Loan
  • Four Weeks Paternity Leave

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

Closing Date for Night Progression Coach applications: Thursday 02 December 2021 at 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: 22 November 2021
Closed date: 02 December 2021
Job ref: MLManNPC18111
Tags: Social Care/Development