London, Greater London, United Kingdom (On-site)
£22025.00-£22025.00 per year
Job description

This is an exciting time to join Depaul UK. This is an exciting time to join Depaul UK. We have a brand new opportunity for two Night Support Workers to assist in the development and delivery of our new 16 bed Holistic Assessment Service in partnership with the GLA. This is a specialist service, based in Brent London, delivering support to non-UK nationals with unclear status/entitlements and complex needs. In return, you'll earn a competitive salary of £22,025 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 Support Worker Role: 

As Night Support Worker, you will be responsible for maintaining a safe, supportive environment covering a number of core work activities that includes preparing the accommodation for new clients to move into and supporting the clients to settle in. You will also ensure the safety and wellbeing of clients, volunteers and staff in the service at all times.

The project will be delivered with the Enabling Assessment Service London (EASL) subcontracted to deliver mental health support, as well as the Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network (LRMN) subcontracted to deliver immigration advice and support.

Rota: Shifts will be on a rota basis which may include unsociable hours and weekends

On site parking is available for this role. 

What will ideally support your success in this role?

  • Experience of working in a busy support or care environment
  • Experiencing of working with non-UK nationals or those who have experienced homelessness
  • 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.
  • Commitment to promoting an environment, which has the highest regard for the Health and Safety of others

 What’s it like to work at Depaul UK?

  • Flexible working and family-friendly policies
  • Access to Perkbox giving you deals and discounts for a wide range of brands
  • Up to 7% contributory pension
  • Paid training & personal E-Learning portal
  • Sabbatical leave
  • Health cash plan
  • Paid DBS
  • Death in service
  • Cycle to work scheme

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

Closing Date for Night Support Worker applications: Friday 4th February 2022 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: 24 January 2022
Closed date: 03 March 2022 at 10:04
Job ref: MLLONNSW2101
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker