Bournemouth, Dorset
£09.00 - £11.00 per hour + dependent on experience
Job description

Outreach Worker

Homelessness Charity


£10 per hour

We have an excellent opportunity for an Outreach Worker to join one of the UK's leading homelessness charities. The role will be focused on working with Bournemouth street homeless population, engaging with them and referring into to services including day centres and other community based services which offer assessment and support.
Responsibilities of the Outreach Worker include:

  • Keyworking a caseload of clients
  • Providing advice on services available to homeless clients
  • Liaising with a range of specialist agencies on clients behalf and providing follow up appointments for homeless clients in a day centre setting
  • Preventing homeless clients engaging in street activity e.g. street drinking
  • Driving to and taking homeless clients to services providing support

Candidates for the position of Outreach Worker will need:

  • Experience of conducting homelessness assessments
  • Knowledge of services to refer to within the local area
  • Previous experience of outreach work with homeless clients
  • An enhanced DBS check issued within the last 12 months or registered to the online update service

If you are interested in this position, please apply ASAP!

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Posted on: 17 February 2020
Closed date: 16 March 2020
Job ref: J162709
Tags: Support Worker