Project Worker – Huddleston Road
£25,202 - £28,909 (pro-rata)
15 hours per week
At St Mungo’s our vision is that everyone has a place to call home and can fulfil their hopes and ambitions. As a homelessness charity and housing association our clients are at the heart of what we do. We provide a bed and support to more than 2,700 people a night who are either homeless or at risk, and work to end homelessness and rebuild lives.
An exciting opportunity has arisen in the Islington Ex-Offenders Service for a Project Worker to join the team. The service provides 47 accommodation units across four projects based in Islington offering medium / high support to men with a history of offending behaviour. The client group may also have additional support needs including substance use, mental health or physical health. This role is based out of Huddleston Road.
The successful candidate will have some experience within a similar environment and an understanding of the needs of homeless people, especially those with complex needs. Enthusiasm, a team player, a can do and a non - judgemental approach are essential for the successful post holder.
Flexibility is required as you will work a rota with a mixture of early, middle and late shifts.
This is an exciting position to work in a diverse service providing support to clients with varying needs.
In return, we offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, staff discounts scheme and initiatives to help you maintain a healthy work/life balance. We are also committed to providing our staff with a wide range of learning and development opportunities; in support of their personal and professional development.
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Closing date: 10am, 22 August 2019
Interview and Assessment date: 3 and 4 September 2019
It is a requirement for this post that an enhanced DBS disclosure check will be undertaken for the successful candidate.
Please be advised that all appointments will be made on St Mungo’s current standard Terms and Conditions (T&Cs); this also applies to any internal candidates.
At St Mungo’s, equality, diversity and inclusion are central to the organisation's values and how we work. We are in the top 50 of Stonewall’s Workplace Equality Index 2019, we are also proud to have been awarded Personnel Today’s 2018 Diversity and Inclusion (Public Sector) award and we are a Disability Confident Employer. To ensure that our workforce reflects the diversity of our clients as well as the communities that we live and work within, we encourage and welcome applications from all sections of the community.