Location: Camden
Salary: Up to £13.20 per hour
Posted: about 2 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Jade Dale

Project Support Worker

Job Description


Our client is one of the largest providers of supported accommodation services for various clients such as young people, clients with a history of homelessness, mental health or substance misuse issues. They aim to help vulnerable people find opportunities to change their lives and futures.

Position Available:

Project Support Worker

Rough Sleepers (Camden)

2-3 months ongoing

37.5 hours a week

£13.20 per hour

Service Overview:

Short Stay Rough Sleepers Hub in Kings Cross - 24-hour Service

16 bed service providing immediate safe shelter to verified rough sleepers: M & F aged 18+

All referrals via RTS and Connect Forward

Aim to link clients in with appropriate services to address support needs and to identify move on options; working together to ensure move on within 28 days

Line Cover:

Support Workers completing line cover will be required to:

  • Complete Needs and Risk Assessments
  • Hold a caseload of 4 clients
  • Engage with services including treatment services
  • Support clients to maximise their incomes - benefits, employment etc
  • Support clients to access primary & secondary healthcare services
  • Devise move on plans and support clients to access appropriate move on accommodation (Hostels, PRS etc)
  • Work collaboratively with external agencies to ensure that service users with NRPF can move on from the project though re-connection or employment options
  • Work a rota - Early and Late Shifts

If you meet the above criteria, please apply online or call Jade directly on 0115 9418131.

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