Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire (On-site)
£25,609 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Are you an experienced housing professional, with a solid track record in the provision of housing-related support?

Would you like to develop your career in an ambitious, sector-leading organisation where your contributions will be valued? 

This is a new role providing a high-quality floating support service to residents moving into semi-independent accommodation in the local community.

Please don't delay applying since we may interview on a rolling basis.

Benefits: As well as fulfilling work and lots of support from your manager, we offer a health cash plan, 24/7 GP adviceline, an employee assistance programme and life cover.

In this fulfilling role, you will work as part of the One YMCA support team based in Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield. 

You'll be part of a team providing personal support and enablement to people with a variety of support needs.

You will need to be flexible within your shift work and confident working with clients which can at times show challenging behaviours due to difficulties within their lives. You must be able to remain calm and professional at all times.

A good understanding of the benefits system and supported housing structure is imperative.

You should be able to work alone and as part of team, providing your colleagues with a full and constructive report at the end of all shifts.

Please read the attached job description before applying for a fuller understanding of the role.

Please don't delay applying since we may interview on a rolling basis.

You will need a full driving licence and suitably insured car for use during working hours.

A Enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

Good to know:

Last year we achieved the following:

  • Provided nearly 185,000 nights of safe and secure accommodation to vulnerable individuals or those in need
  • Accommodated 992 individuals
  • Delivered 27,874 housing related support sessions
  • Delivered 140 complex needs interventions

and we assisted 463 residents to progress into their own settled long-term homes.

More about One YMCA

Our Impact

In the last year alone we helped over 95,700 local people, across Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Bucking... Read more

Refreshed on: 26 January 2022
Closed date: 06 February 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: JAN20225339
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work

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