NG7, Nottingham
Pro-rata: £6,968 - £7,565 per year
Permanent, Part-time
Job description


Forest Road is a 15 bed supported housing service for adults with multiple support needs including drug, alcohol, mental health and rough sleeping.

The successful applicants will join a dedicated team delivering housing related support to this client group; supporting individuals to achieve goals detailed in their support plan.  The aim of the service is to equip individuals with the necessary skills, knowledge and confidence to be able to live independently.  The successful applicants will have a role to play in identifying and moving individuals into specialist second stage services or their own independent accommodation.

We are looking for reliable and self-motivated candidates who have experience of working within an accommodation based service. An understanding of the issues facing people affected by homelessness, and an awareness of the support needs the client group presents with is essential. You will be working towards objectives laid out in support plans to support service users to achieve change.

The main functions of this role will be;

  • to build the skills of service users to empower them to maximise their independence
  • to contribute to the achievement of contractual service obligations
  • to work in partnership with other services to maximise service delivery
  • to assess individual service user’s skills and needs and to work positively with risk
  • to support service users to engage with the move on process
  • To engage in the day to day running of the service

What we offer: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan.

Framework supports all employees to achieve a better work/life balance. Should you wish us to consider flexible working or job share as part of your application please state this on your application in the supporting statement section.

To protect the health & wellbeing of those receiving support from Framework, colleagues and the wider community, any job offer is conditional upon the prospective post-holder having been vaccinated against Covid-19, or agreeing to do so during the first six months in the post, except where such a requirement would be unreasonable in the circumstances.

97% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work for Framework.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered charity No: 1060941.

As a Disability Confident employer we warmly encourage job applications from people with disabilities. Framework is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application.


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Posted on: 20 July 2021
Closing date: 10 August 2021
Tags: Support Worker

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