London, Greater London
Greater London
£22,750 - £23,205 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Support Worker

£22,750 rising to £23,205 per annum after probation | 40 hours per week | City and East London

 

Bring your enthusiasm and your willingness to make a difference to the lives of homeless people.

We have exciting opportunities for full-time and part-time Support Workers.

 

About the role

You will help to provide personalised and responsive support to individuals who are on their journey from homelessness to independent living.

You will be based at one of our schemes in Tower Hamlets or the City of London.

You will:

  • provide dynamic person-centred support to residents

  • support residents to realise their goals

  • work with stakeholders to ensure residents receive integrated healthcare and community services

  • ensure at all times the environment is safe and welcoming for all

  • work together in a team to deliver a psychologically informed environment

 

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a self-starter with a passion for sparking change in people’s lives.

You will be have the necessary skillset to empower people and support residents to achieve their goals.

 

What we offer

PRHA was awarded the Investors in People Gold standard for the second time in 2019.  We are in the top 3% of housing associations in achieving this award. 

Our comprehensive, training and support package will enable you to grow in your career and achieve your professional aspirations.

 

What we do

PRHA is a specialist Housing Association and adult social care provider focussed on East London, mainly Tower Hamlets and the City, Hackney and Southwark.

We help people who are homeless (or at risk of becoming homeless) to help themselves through a wide range of residential and non-residential services. As well as having suffered the crisis of homelessness, many of our residents have support needs relating to substance misuse and poor mental and physical health.

Our services include permanent and temporary housing, support to live independently, resettlement preparation & support, access to employment, training & education & money management advice.

Our support services are underpinned by a commitment to Psychologically Informed Environments and personalised support.

 

How to apply

Please see the Job Description, Personal Specification and Application Form attached. These can also be accessed via our website.

Please complete the Application Form and return via email or post- the details of which are on the Application Form.

 

Closing Date

Monday 21st September 2020 11am.

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Refreshed on: 16 September 2020
Closed date: 21 September 2020
Job ref: CS/01
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work